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Windows - apply timeout value to putty link

For quick access to a server i'm frequently working on if created a shortcut on my desktop with the following target: C:\Users{myUser}\Desktop\putty.exe sshuser@domain.com -pw sshpassword ...
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Cpanel/WHM not working [closed]

Everything work fine, suddenly today afternoon Both cpanel and WHM stop working. But still the website and SSH work fine, But i am unable to open cpanel or whm, when i opening using IP ...
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SSH `-b` option in PuTTY/KiTTY

The openSSH SSH client has the -b option to bind to a specific address: -b bind_address Use bind_address on the local machine as the source address of the connection. Only useful on systems with more ...
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ssh: clicking enter once results in enter twice

I'm running into a strange issue accessing a server via SSH using Putty: whenever I click "Enter" it acts like I clicked it twice. It's very consistent -- definitely not a keyboard issue -- and only ...
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XMing “can't open display” error

Attempting to run XMing, the remote host is Ubuntu, going through Putty. Have spent hours carefully double-checking all settings, reviewing XMing's troubleshooting guide, etc. Rather than continuing ...
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Converting SSH command to a PuTTY command

I am trying to translate the SSH command: ssh -N -L 1521:server1.com:1521 username@server2.com into PuTTY. -N: Do not execute a remote command. This is useful for just forwarding ports (protocol ...
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Delete files older than x days permissions

I have a folder that I have to run the following script find folder/ -ctime +7 -exec rm {} \; To delete files in the folder older then x days. But I can't let the root user do that, there will be a ...
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How to SSH to a remote server using a private key on Linux?

I have been trying to connect to a remote server using my private key file from the terminal, but it doesn't seem to work. I don't understand why. Here is how I do it: $ ssh -i private.ppk ...
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Dumping command output from SSH session to procurve

I am trying to get information from the command "show mac-address" out of a collection of 12 procurve switches in 2 different locations all connected via fiber PTP. I want to import this into SQL for ...
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kerberos authentication to linux from windows

We have mostly unix/linux server in our data center. We access them from our workstations running windows using putty. All the workstations are part of an AD domain but the servers are not. Kerberos ...
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How to use PuttyGen.exe when moving key(s) from old machine to a new machine?

I've only generated the public/private key pair in PuttyGen.exe once. This was the first time I've ever used this tool. Rather than having the folks hosting the server that I'm connecting to, who ...
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error iptables-restore: unable to initialize table filter

i have Debian 6.0.5 x86_64 on VPS and create file named 'iptables.rules' with following command: *filter -A INPUT -i lo -j ACCEPT -A INPUT -d 127.0.0.0/8 ! -i lo -j REJECT --reject-with ...
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Why putty takes time to deliver “ctrl +c” signals to process which are outputting heavily on stdout?

Whenever process is printing heavily on the stdout, if I try to kill process via sending signal "ctrl + c", the process does not stop immediately. But if I am redirecting output in the file, process ...
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Putty blank when connected to Cisco Catalyst 3500

I'm using the normal blue RJ45 to DB9 cable plugged into my Cisco Catalyst 3500 series XL switch. That cable is connected to a serial-to-usb adapter that I got from Monoprice, and that is plugged into ...
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SSH connecting on port 22 but times out on 443 [closed]

I'm trying to connect to an ssh sever running on cygwin on my home computer through putty on my laptop, this works fine both inside my network and outside on port 22 but on port 443 it times out. ...
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SSH Connection To Joyent Instance Using PuTTY - server refused our key error

I have a Joyent account with a Linux Unbuntu 14.04 Instance created on it. I'm trying to connect to the instance using SSH. I'm on a Windows machine using FreeSSHd for my SSH server, PuTTY Key ...
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How do I programmatically convert putty logs to human-readable, searchable files?

Background: I have a Windows 7 workstation and use PuTTY for SSH connectivity to Linux servers with session logging enabled. I previously used the Printable output option but that has the benefit of ...
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SSH with Putty as proxy server

I have one restricted network with a Windows machine and one less restricted network with a Linux machine. I'm only able to initiate connections from the Windows machine to the Linux machine through ...
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SSH client - prompt editable as Windows control

Is there a way to configure PuTTY (or some other SSH client) to be aware of what's currently typed into the prompt and make it editable via the mouse (like in an input box / textfield that shows at ...
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Putty connection refused until server login

Our Red hat main host reboots every night and when I try to connect with Putty I get connection refused. Then after I physically go to the server and login to it and go back to my other computer I am ...
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Output of remote cmds in putty is always truncated after 80 chars [closed]

I have been fruitlessly trying to get the output in the right format. I am running putty ssh commands, and the output of the command are saved to a file and transferred over. Ignore the fact which ...
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AWS EC2: constant PuTTY configuration for instances which may be restarted

I have configured PuTTY for accessing my instances as described in the instruction. I have set the hostname as it's displayed in my instance dashboard - everything works great. But when I restart my ...
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AWS instance Status Checks remain 1/2 + Unable to SSH to aws instance

I'm new to AWS. What I want is to change my instance type from t2.micro to m4.xlarge. I stopped my running instance and then change its type from t2.micro to m4.xlarge. On starting the instance I got ...
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Gitlab - “Server refused public-key signature despite accepting key” on a valid key

I need some help with keys. On my windows 7 machine I have created a pair of keys using Puttygen in order to connect to a private gitlab site. In the gitlab I've added my public key to my profile. ...
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“Software caused connection abort” after removing rule in iptables

I use Putty to connect to a Linux Red Hat machine on an AWS instance. My local computer is Windows 8. On the iptables I had to make a change and accidentally forgot to put back this default rule: -A ...
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Unable to SSH Google Cloud Engine instance through gcloud & Putty from Windows 10

I could do SSH & SFTP from a windows 7 laptop to my Google Compute Engine instance until I changed my laptop & also upgraded to Windows 10. In the event I lost my previous settings, so had to ...
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Connection error in bitvise ssh client

Iam able to connect to ssh server host on openshift using putty but while using the same setting in bitvise ssh client i get the folowing error - 01:47:18.424 Connecton failed. getaddrinfo() ...
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Failed to load module pk-gtk-module

I am running RHEL6 and I am sshing into a linux server. Every time I open gvim or emacs, I get this error $ gvim Gtk-Message: Failed to load module "pk-gtk-module": libpk-gtk-module.so: cannot open ...
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Host keeps asking for password when using SSH Keys with PuTTY for Windows

I'm using PuTTY for Windows to connect to dreamcompute-VPS(dreamhost). At dreamcompute panel, I created a private key and downloaded it, a .pem file. Using PuTTYgen, I converted this file to .ppk as ...
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Sun Fire v215 ALOM keyboard input from PuTTY

I'm trying to log in to ALOM on a Sun Fire v215 via PuTTY. I'm using a RJ45->DB9->USB setup plugged into the "SER MGT" port on the back. I'm also using the settings recommended in the installation ...
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Can't ssh after configuring sshd_config

I have configured my sshd configuration files to listen to ipv6 addresses, but forgot to uncomment ipv4 local addresses. Here is a snippet from my configuration file: AddressFamily any ListenAddress ...
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Using SSH Keys with Kerberos

So there's an issue that we've been having at our company causing me to pull my hair out for the past week: We have hundreds of server boxes (a mix of CentOS6/7, if it matters) that need to quickly ...
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How do I get Putty or some other remote program to send Control + Keys to a serial port?

I am currently using Putty to access a serial port on an old hardware. According to documentation I got, you need to press ctrl+A in a serial terminal to access the login. However, when using a local ...
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Why is FileZilla so much faster than PSFTP?

I'm using FileZilla 3.10.3 and PSFTP 0.63 (PuTTY). Can anyone help me figure out why the throughput I get is so drastically different between the two clients? It can't just be a shortcoming of the ...
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Openssh in VM authenticate using Pageant on host

Update: It looks like the network design was completely wrong and the auth flow should be the other way round instead. So this question is moot now. Current setup: Linux VM (assume common and most ...
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Can't access (ping, tracert..) from cmd but works from putty

I am not able to ping or tracert to a remote machine from windows command line, but I am able to ping/tracert and access same machine when using putty on same windows machine. What can I do to access ...
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wrongly executed kill -9 -1 command

I am a newbie to Linux commands and was trying to delete a user on a CentOS 6 via an SSH connection on Putty, it was giving an error like "userdel: user is currently logged in", hence, i searched for ...
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Kerberos PuTTY from non-domain machine via VPN

Feels like I'm missing something fundamental here... Have a non-domain machine (personal machine off site) from which I VPN into our work network. Once connected, from 'klist', it appears my VPN ...
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To generate key for AWS server using ssh-keygen from .pem for PuTTY

AWS gave me a private key in the format of .pem. I am trying to use it with PuTTY but failed and I read I need to generate a key with PuTTYgen but PuTTYgen is only for Windows. So I am trying to use ...
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Connecting AWS from Windows. Error: Using username “ec2-user”. Server refused our key

I am connecting AWS EC2 using Putty from Windows 8, I followed all steps mentioned on this page of conversion of .pem to .ppk and have loaded .ppk in Putty. Putty Configurations: Host Address: ...
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AWS SSH Session getting closed by Server intermittently

I have connected to the AWS EC2 Ubuntu instance using putty on Windows 7(ppk authentication). Most of the time I'm getting this message on putty: Network error: Software caused connection abort. But ...
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SSH tunnel seems to be bound to multiple IPs

I am using a SSH tunnel to a remote machine using plink.exe in Putty on Windows 8. I am also running a web application using the same port. So to avoid any port conflicts I have bound the tunnel to ...
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Copying over SSH via Putty tools is slower than via WinSCP

Uploading from my Windows PC (1) to my Ubuntu machine (2) in another city using PuTTY tools is slow. I tested this over OpenVPN tunnel and via port forwarding to (2). It turns out that using rsync ...
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Server connects without passphrase via putty but asks for passphrase from the native command line?

I am trying to connect to an EC2 instance and it has a .ppk security key. I am not an expert on server frankly and I am still try to figure things out by trail and error. I usually connect to my ...
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Can't SSH to any servers

It's for a day that I can't login through SSH to my servers. Using both Putty and MobaXterm. MobaXterm ends with: debug1: sending SSH2_MSG_KEX_ECDH_INIT debug1: expecting SSH2_MSG_KEX_ECDH_REPLY Read ...
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Any idea why SFTP works differently based on the client machine/network

I have an odd situation. From Computer A with PSFTP.EXE (putty sftp client) I can connect to a remote sftp server and use dir and chdir to browse around. If I try to get or put files I get a ...
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What firewall configuration do I need for SFTP to be able to put files on a remote server

I have a situation in production where SFTP (using Putty PSFTP) is working when I connect and list files on a remote server but put and get fail with error permission denied. In my dev environment I ...
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Linux smart card authentication

I am using puttysc to authenticate to a remote Linux server with my smart card . But as I understand, this isn't true PKI authentication - puttysc just unlocks the public key and matches it to a user ...
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I can't connect to FreeSSHd server with Putty

I have Windwos VPS and i want to connect to it with Putty. On the VPS i installed FreeSSHd and created a user account and set the account to public key authorization. On my PC i am running Windows 7 ...
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mRemoteNG settings from Putty

I'm trying to get my settings from Putty loaded into mRemoteNG. According to the thread below, once I select SSH version 2 as my protocol, I should have a list of settings to choose from in the Putty ...