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Questions tagged [putty]

An open source telnet and SSH Client for the Windows and Unix platforms.

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Accessing U-Boot with an SSH Connection

I need to access U-boot on a uPC that I have that is running Debian. Typically I connect my uPC to a monitor and during the boot up sequence press any key on my keyboard and I am immediately entered ...
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ssh_exchange_identification: read: Connection reset debugging help

I am trying to use the ssh on my windows 10 machine to connect to my GoDaddy Cpanel server. My regular options of FileZilla, mobaxterm and putty are all broke. The only debugging method I have found ...
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Connecting to VirtualBox from windows machine host to static IP in guest using Putty

I've had a tough time trying to find a solution that specifically deals with accessing a virtualbox Ubuntu server from windows. The objective is to have two adapters set. Adapter 1 is NAT and would ...
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Bash script dialogue menu's don't display properly

It used to display fine. Then, if I detached from my screen session and reattached. It would do that. Now it's doing it no matter what. I've searched everywhere for a solution but have found none. In ...
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Viewing history of echo'd text on terminal

I just did something stupid. Detached gits head using git checkout 4037ec1702bd2fa6a5a15f7413f4ccccb59d356e . and lost all my work. I still have the terminal open. Not that long ago, I did a git ...
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Putty SSH client in color mode [duplicate]

I have two PC with putty in each an do login to same host. In first case I have nice color files and dirs: While second PC has only black&white view: How to make second putty colorful?
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Saved output from putty not treated as regular txt

I saved the session output from putty to my windows desktop (puttyoutput.txt) and after that i uploaded it to my server. The problem comes when trying to grep the file (cat puttyoutout.txt |grep ...
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Unable to Connect to VNC Server Using SSH Tunnel

I have a Linux server running xtightvnc on Ubuntu 18.04. Using my laptop, I am able to establish an SSH tunnel connection using PuTTY on Windows and establish a connection to vnc through localhost:...
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Why does starting an xwindow from putty with the display varible set not allow for printing in KDE?

Say that I connect to a remote machine via putty and that this machine has a display attached to it with the same user logged into KDE. Lets also say that both my terminal in putty and the terminal ...
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How do you use a serial console to start and log into Oracle Linux/RHEL?

I have a headless appliance that has a lone serial console. I have an external HD with Linux installed. I can boot linux on my appliance using the USB HD (I know this because I can log into the ...
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Armbian [Orange PI] remote connection

I'm trying to connect to an Orange PI lite Armbian_5.38_Orangepilite_Debian_stretch_next_4.14.14.7z with a FTDI cable USB => serial using screen or putty and connection is fine. I can see the ...
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Set environment variables with plink.exe

Similar questions have been asked before, but I believe they do not cover my issue. I want the set an environment variable, that changes dynamically, for an ssh session using Plink. Using Putty I can ...
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Online challenge: What can I try if the remote SSH server is replying with /bin/false: File not found?

I'm trying to solve an online challenge. I've got a server address and a private RSA key, both of which I'm giving to Putty (I'm using Windows, the server is running OpenSSH on Ubuntu). I've managed ...
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How to automate putty login with username and key?

How to automate putty login with username and key? I need to login on multiple servers and need to automate putty login to reduce manual work. I am using Pageant to store my private key.
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terminal Ctrl+s versus Ctrl+z

I have, for example, a long running and verbose tar cvf /backup/backup.tar command that outputs a lot of text to the screen*. I don't necessarily want to see all of the output all of the time. I'd ...
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How to make up arrow key display a multi-line command?

I just executed the below command in the terminal: $ while read i > do > echo $i > done 4 4 But when I tried to rerun the command using up arrow history feature, I am getting only partial ...
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How to make SOCAT send each character from STDIO?

I have the following scenario: I have a Windows in a VM, which has an exposed serial port to a host pipe (named-pipe / fifo). The host pipe is at /tmp/win-serial-com3. On my host OS, I'm using ...
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wierd chars in command output after RHEL upgrade to 7.3

I am using SuperPutty on Windows 10 to connect to the recently Upgraded RHEL server (from 6.X to 7.3 Maipo). One of my friends is getting strange â character in the output of the rm command after ...
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ssh with xterm can't get screen resources

I am trying to launch a GUI of a program on my windows computer by ssh with putty. I downloaded Xterm and have that running, and then in the putty options, I checked the box for X11 forwarding. When ...
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Copy selected multiple directories recursively from remote server to local in putty(Solaris 10) using single scp command

I have a parent directory "PAR" in remote server ,which has multiple sub directories like sys/PAR/ABCD sys/PAR/ABEF sys/PAR/ABGH sys/PAR/ABIK .... so on.. Each subdirectory has multiple files inside ...
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ssh/pageant — specify which key to use

Background -- I have putty and pageant on my desktop PC. My pageant has three different keys in it for different sets of machines. For machine set A, I putty into my bastion host, "allow agent ...
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Is there a difference between declaring a terminal (e.g. xterm-256colors) via $TERM vs. from terminal program?

By default, Putty identifies itself as "xterm" terminal type, but it's possible to change its settings so it identifies itself as "xterm-256colors". As far as I understand, this is done by setting "$...
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Passwordless SSH using pem file or ppk file not working anymore

I have an instance on OpenStack installed with CentOS-7-x86_64 that is accessed using putty, the pem file which was converted to ppk file using the puttygen, worked fine and provided passwordless ...
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How to set environment variables for plink.exe?

plink is Windows executable, which connects by ssh and does some command on server side. For example plink myname@mycomputer ls will show result of ls command, being executed in the home directory ...
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How to transfer local files using PuTTY via ssh to remote server? [duplicate]

I have installed puTTY for Windows 10 and access a remote server via SSH. I want to send the files from my local Windows box to the remote server. How can I do this? I am using puTTY but psftp, pscp ...
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Unix shell, ctrl-F no longer working with putty when ssh into RHEL box

I swapped out a MacBookPro running OS X and Terminal.app - for a Windows 7 box using Putty. ctrl-F no longer works on my shell prompts to move the cursor forward within a command line I'm editing: I ...
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search multiple text in a folder containing multiple XML file

I want to search multiple strings (present in text file available in path C:/doc/str.txt) on a folder (name as Sam) containing 500 XML file. The XML is available in same path (C:/doc/Sam/*.xml). I ...
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Network error: Software cause connection abort after too many failed login attempts. [closed]

I was on PuTTy and after putting the incorrect login too many times, they IP blocked me. So now I cannot use puTTy or Filezilla. Is there a way where I can unblock my IP address?
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MobaXterm : How to import session database of PuttyCM

I am currently using PuttyCM based on Putty to store sessions , urls and keys . I'm ow switching to MobaXterm , and i want to import my database session to my MobaXterm menu . Is there any way to ...
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Getting PuTTY to work properly with FreeBSD

I'm using FreeBSD 11 with PuTTY for SSH. The keyboard's key codes don't seem to be set up at all correctly - for example it beeps on up arrow and inserts '~' for most navigation keys including basics ...
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reconnect to disconnected putty session or connect to idle session in linux

I need help in reconnecting the putty session, I will tell you one example, I'm installing the python manually in my centos os machine, while I run command make, phyton is compiling to makefile ...
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initiate windows script or command on a windows host from linux ssh session

Is there a way to run a script or command on a windows server from a linux server. I have searched but can't seem to find a simple solution.
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fail2ban not blocking right away

I set up a fail2ban system on my server to restrict SSH access. It works fine, except that after entering the username on the unit, if I enter the password incorrect 3 times (my maxretry value), it ...
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Can't sign/encrypt unless I start gpg-agent manually

I recently set up Ubuntu in a VM for development work, but found that git couldn't sign my commits. Investigating further, I found that gpg-agent wasn't able to request my passphrase via pinentry-...
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How do I communicate with OpenSSH on Linux from Putty on Windows?

The process of getting Putty communicating with OpenSSH has thwarted me for quite some time. I installed OpenSSH with: sudo apt-get install openssh Then I generated ssh keys with: ssh-keygen -t ...
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Unable to login through putty in Centos but able to ping to the VM

I was able to login through putty until I changed the VM configuration to static ipaddress and restarted the network and rebooted the VM I see the sshd service is running as well. I am able to ping ...
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PuTTY timed out error after setting the httpd_can_network_connect to 1

After installing CentOS 7, I didn't touch anything. PuTTY can connect CentOS 7 server. But, after setting #setsebool -P httpd_can_network_connect 1 PuTTY (on Windows 10) cannot connect to CentOS 7 ...
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PuTTY crash or linx problem

Today I was performing a normal backup using the tar command through PuTTY, and at the end something very strange happend. The title and console of PuTTY changed to random characters (chinese ...
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What's the difference between PuTTY and SSH?

Also, what is the difference between pscp, psftp and scp, sftp? I'm guessing PuTTY is originally made for Windows which doesn't have these commands by default, am I right? If that's the case, why ...
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How can I use the same shell I worked in the past as I was disconnect by long time no operation in Putty?

Last night I was debugging with GDB. The GDB is a remote Red hat machine, and I log into with putty. I didn't finish my debug last night, and I left. But this morning when I come back ,the PuTTy is ...
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When using putty, alt-left/right is different when byobu is started automatically from profile

When starting a session to, in my case at least, debian and Ubuntu machines with Putty from a Windows machine, alt-left/right works as moving per word on the command-line. (Often this is also achieved ...
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How do I use a serial terminal with a FreeBSD server?

I have been experimenting with an RS-232 null modem cable and am curious to know how one would allow FreeBSD to use a serial port as a terminal, like in the days of the PDP-11 where all users had dumb ...
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How to configure ssh-agent-forwarding?

Im struggling with setting up ssh-agent-forwarding. What I want to do: I want to have my public key on a ubuntu-server, the private key locally on my windows machine. I want to connect to the ubuntu-...
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I copy my code from .ttf file to putty there is messy code [closed]

My mac editor: My code in the .ttf file: And copy to my putty, there is messy code here:
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GLX version is different when using SSH versus logging in directly?

I was trying to run a C++ program which requires GLX version 1.3 to run. When I check the version of GLX after directly logging into a Fedora computer by typing glxinfo | grep "version" I get that the ...
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Why cant I add this custom Node PATH to /etc/profile.d scripts?

I may have a problem in the include chain for the profiles, or something may be awry in either my system, or my understanding of profile.d (RHEL7). I added a /etc/profile.d .sh script which is for a ...
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Confused about command: sed '/^#/d' ~/.profile

I need to know what this command does. sed '/^#/d' ~/.profile The output that this command gives me is this: if [ -n "$BASH_VERSION" ]; then # include .bashrc if it exists if [ -f "$HOME/....
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how to keep a python script running when I close putty

I'm about to run an python script on Ubuntu on VPS. It's is machine learning training process so take huge time to train. How can I close putty without stopping that process.
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How is “putty” different from “telnet”?

How is “putty” different from “telnet”?
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Using putty how to connect multiple instance

I want to connect to multiple aws ec2 instance at once using putty . I have same ppk file for all instance by time is getting more consumed when i am connecting one by one so I would like to connect ...