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Securely copying files between two remote servers

I am trying to copy (scp) files from one remote server to another remote server. The remote servers are running Ubuntu and are using SSH authentication. The servers synchronise with LDAP, and all ...
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SSH between macs in a local environment, full control on each?

I'm attempting to use my Mac Mini as my "central server" in my local environment and then I develop on it, it runs nginx, php-fpm, etc. Everything is working fine. But I wish to do capistrano ...
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Passwordless SSH is not working, Mac to Linux - need suggestions

I have a server that I regularly log in to. And I have to type my password every time. I'm trying to change this... I've followed the tutorials to the letter. On the server, I used ssh-keygen to ...
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git clone from iMac to MacBook Pro error

When cloning a git repository via ssh I get the following error: git clone ssh://user@iMacHost.local/Users/home/git/projects/Stock.git Cloning into 'Stock'... hdiutil: attach failed - No such file or ...
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Remote File Explorer for Mac [closed]

I have a couple employees that aren't experienced with the Linux shell. Is is possible for them, on their Macs, to be able to open a remote connection with our servers(with Finder or otherwise), ...
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Mac Mini stops accepting ssh connections from different network [closed]

I have a strange problem, and I am not very familiar with Mac OSX so I am coming here for help. I have two Mac Minis on a network 192.168.1.* Mac Mini 1 = 192.168.1.10 Mac Mini 2 = 192.168.1.11 My ...
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gitolite mac don't add new user to authorized_keys

I installed gitolite and every thing works fine for me as admin. But when I'd like to add add a new user the new user can't connect to the server. After I looked into the file authorized_keys I saw ...
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Fix SSH (client and server) on Mac OS X Mountain Lion

I have upgraded my Mac to Mountain Lion. Now that its complete I cannot SSH into any server for more than a few seconds, and I cannot receive any SSH connections. I can only assume something from the ...
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SSH public/private key login

i'm trying to make ssh work wit pp keys. However after have followed several howto's, I still have issues with the login. Server is opensuse 12.1, client is mac. This is the verbose output: debug1: ...
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Do Mac OS X servers have a security mechanism that blocks a user if they log in from two different IPs?

A trusted friend and I had ssh'ed into a Mac OS X Web Server (either snow leopard or lion) from two different locations. Then my password stopped working when trying to log in. I can safely rule out ...
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521 views

Mac terminal login via SSH key without entering password.

I am trying to log into SSH using the terminal: ssh root@example.com -p54 -i ~/.ssh/ssh_key Custom port number 45. Chmod 600 ssh_key. I know that the SSH key works correctly because I can connect ...
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ssh connection refused only from my mac, my linux box connects without issue

I am having a strange issue. I have an EC2 server (Arch Linux) that I am able to access (via ssh) from my local linux server without issue, however when I try to ssh into my EC2 server from my ...
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Easiest way to sync two folders

What's the easiest way to sync the contents of a folder on a Mac OSX machine with another folder on a Linux server? You can use scp: scp -r /path/to/folder/ username@IP_ADDRESS:/path/to/sync/with ...
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SSH Kerberos Auth in Mac OSX 10.7

I just upgrade my Mac OS to 10.7 Lion. It has worked well before. But , Only kinit working normally now, can't ssh to my server. After reinstall the "Mac OS X Kerberos Extras" , nothing better. ...
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ssh login with putty key from mac

I am trying to login to a server from a Mac with a key I made with putty (Win). The output, some of which is shown below looks like it is trying , but I dont have a passphrase, so I just hit enter ...
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Mac OS X Server Secure Log full of failed SSH attempts

Whenever one of our server's admins tries to access our machine running Mac OS X Server 10.5 via SSH, I get the following error exactly every 10 seconds in the security log: sshd[32575]: ...
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Enable Remote Login (SSH) without GUI on a Mac

I'm having an issue with my Mac where it's freezing on the initial login. How can I enable ssh without using going into system preferences, etc.
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Does Mac OS X Cache Private Keys for SSH?

I have SSH key-based authentication setup to connect to a remote server from my Macbook Air. The private key was originally stored in ~/.ssh/id_rsa, but I have since moved that file to a secure ...
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sshd on mac does no longer accept connections in inetd (-i) mode, but does in do not detach mode (-D), how to fix?

Some weeks ago ssh login was no longer possible to a remote Mac. Problem started occuring around upgrading Webmin to version 1.550 and/or changing settings using webmin. Using: * Mac OS X 10.6.5 + ...
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Linux SSH Config Alias Permission Denied (publickey)

I have an AWS linux instance running that I'm trying to SSH into. When I type in the manual command (using mac, terminal): ssh -i ~/.ssh/PEM.pem root@IPADDRESS it works fine, but when I try to give ...
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mac os x ssh keys - remote machine names

I'm working on getting keys set up so I can easily log in to my servers. I know I can do things like: "ssh user@example.com", but I have some servers that don't have a domain name. They have ip ...
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Rsync when run in cron doesnt work. Rsync between Mac Os x Server and Linux Centos

I have a working rsync setup between Mac OS X Server and Linux Centos when run manually in a terminal. I enter the rsync command, it asks for the password, I enter it and off it goes, runs and ...
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SSH connection to localhost ssh_exchange_identification: Connection closed by remote host

Setting up SSH access on local machine for a project. When I ssh -v localhost my connection gets refused. With the following stack-trace. OpenSSH_5.2p1, OpenSSL 0.9.8l 5 Nov 2009 debug1: Reading ...
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SSH config file?

Is there a SSH config file (~/.ssh/config) information page with all attributes you can have in that file? Who is managing the SSH protocol and its implementation in Mac (dont know what ssh client ...
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Ubuntu Server running VNC

I have access to four computers: 1 Ubuntu Server desktop (Version 10.04) 1 Mac Mini (Snow Leopard) 1 Windows desktop (Windows 7) 1 Windows laptop (Windows Vista) The first three will always be on ...
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SSH into remote server using Public-private keys

I have recently setup ssh on two linux machines (lets call them server-a, client-b). I have generated two ssh auth files on client-b machine using ssh key gen and can see both public and private files ...
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Execute a remote command on a Mac from Windows

What's the easiest way to execute a single command on a Mac from a remote Windows machine, via batch? I would like something that works without a preset configuration (like SSH credentials) on either ...
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How to secure a Mac Server (“Possible break-in attempt” in logs)

I'm getting these quite frequently in my /var/log/secure.log: Nov 5 10:50:49 www sshd[775]: reverse mapping checking getaddrinfo for 124.107.32.54.pldt.net [124.107.32.54] failed - POSSIBLE BREAK-IN ...
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How can I use a putty key (.pkk) to login into a remote host via Mac OS X command line interface?

I received a putty key file (.pkk) from a client today to access the EC2 instance. Since I don't use windows, is there any way to use the key on the command line ssh interface in Mac OS X 10.5?
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Unable to connect to a remote MacBook by SSH

I know Apple's article about SSH. I know the video about how to log in to Mac by SSH. I have the following settings in MacBookA I am trying to connect to it by the command in the picture in ...
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Remote login to mac

I have a Mac Mini that I would like to login remotely from a Windows XP laptop. Is this possible? What types of things do I need to do to allow remote connections from the Mac, and what type of ...
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Mac OS X: how to run GUI apps on a headless machine

Is there a way to run a GUI app, like iTunes, when not logged in to a computer directly? Thus, I'd like to be able to start a program, then log out, or (preferably) run a GUI program directly from an ...