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Putty- Incoming packet was garbled on decryption

I am using putty (v 0.60) to connect virtualbox(v 4.2.16) CentOS. But i am getting the error "Incoming packet was garbled on decryption". I have tried using 0.62, 0.63 and changed "Connection->SSH and ...
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I Why use putty over windows cmd? [closed]

I am relatively new to the server world. When I began using VPS for my hosts I remember using Putty to ssh. But, now I use Conemu, and right now I even tried to log into my server using cmd. ssh ...
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Softlink or hardlink a Linux remote folder in Windows [closed]

The thing is that, our codebase is located on a remote server, that, we access it through a vpn with putty. The server is in CentOs. I was wondering if its possible to softlink or hardlink this folder ...
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ssh tunnel putty configuration to connect to mac osx from windows over a lan [closed]

I really want to be able to establish a ssh tunnel from my desktop into my macbook air. I would also like to be able to do this vice versa. I'm having a bit of trouble. I have a desktop running ...
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Kitty Load Profile via URL Handler [migrated]

I'm able to add the Kitty SSH Handling in Firefox/IE to load the hostname via ssh://hostname.mydomain.com, however I'd like to load a session instead of a hostname, i.e. ssh://mysession. I modified ...
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connecting to packet tracer from pc

How I can connect to a router that runs in Packet Tracer from the pc that the program (Packet Tracer) runs on it using telnet or Putty or SecureCRT or other shell programs? I use GNS3 but need to work ...
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How to enable KeepAlive in putty command line

currently i am using putty like this from the command line: putty.exe -ssh user@192.11.11.11 -pw mypassword how do i enable KeepAlive so that the connection doesnt die if i leave the terminal ...
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putty terminal cursor buggy on debian-wheezy

since my vagrant box changed from squeeze to wheezy my cursor on the terminal is kind of buggy. for example when i try to type this command: vagrant@portal-vagrant:/$ ls -l it ends like this: ls ...
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Connecting to remote host via putty

I am getting the following error when i try to connect to a remote host. Can't connect to X11 Windows server using "0:0" as the value of the display variable. How do i get past it? Other info: I ...
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Add SSH host key to another user's PuTTY cache

I have written a PS1 script that 7-zips a file and uses PuTTY's SCP to store it at my back-up server. I have tested it and it works perfectly. Then I log into my SQL Server Agent and add an extra ...
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Putty: Incoming Packet was garbled on decryption

I am unable to connect to my server on my local network (VM). I have multiple servers I am able to connect to. When I try to putty into the server, I get the message Incoming Packet was garbled on ...
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Connection Refused when connecting ssh with putty on aws instance

We created an ebs volume out of a snapshot of an running instance's root volume and then attached this new volume to instance A. When ssh connecting in putty, there is error saying Connection Refused. ...
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Putty Terminal Locks randomly

I have an issue where my Putty Session will become unresponsive after a period of time. If I am tailing something, or waiting on a process that does not return data while executing, the terminal will ...
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Can't get detached screen to resume

I use putty and have an unreliable wireless connection, so I use screen to keep my work going. Often I'll get disconnected, and then I can't reattach my screen. I'll run screen -D -RR and it will just ...
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Changed SSH default port and disabled root login. Client didn't save the new port can't login/connect to it now

Working on my centos server. Connecting via putty. Changed SSH default port and disabled root login. But the client didn't save the new port and defaulted back to 22 (my new one was 42650 or something ...
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launch a batch remote command via /putty ssh and get the output in a local file

I have been trying to launch a remote command in putty using the -m [file] flag and get the output putty.exe -[user]@server -m commandscript (the command is just cat> somewhere ) and after that I ...
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How to get SSH PuTTY bookmarks / sessions synchronized?

As sysadmin working in IT consulting, I have a lot of SSH PuTTY (managed by SuperPutty) sessions, and also, I have 2 computers, and a few virtual machines and a Terminal Server with Putty in which I ...
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Auto-storing server host key in cache with plink

i've been trying to issue commands using plink to retrieve information from my external server. note that these plink commands are ran from a binary that expects no input from the user. is there a ...
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Filezilla/Puttygen doesn't recognize private key file

I have generated a key for an Ubuntu Virtual Machine running on Azure Cloud Services http://www.windowsazure.com/en-us/manage/linux/how-to-guides/ssh-into-linux/ openssl req -x509 -nodes -days 365 ...
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How to search for text in a PuTTY console window

Is there a easy way for me to: search for a string in the output window of the putty ? or even a Linux command to search and highlight a string in the output ? I have 20,000+ lines in the output ...
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How to show the actual username instead of nobody in Linux?

I'm trying to find the memory usage for each account on my VPS. I use the "top" command to achieve that but the problem is that it is not showing the actual username for each account. I have four ...
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PuTTY “Server unexpectedly closed network connection” error before login - CentOS 6.3 VPS

I can't seem to login to my CentOS 6.3 Server VPS, neither PuTTY nor the SerFISH Web SSH service seem to work. It started after I tried to login using X11 forwarding in PuTTY. Now even with every ...
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SSH to bitbucket returing Permission Denied (publickey)

So I am trying to clone a repo to a directory on my Ubuntu server but I keep getting a Permission Denied (publickey) error. This is very weird because my output for ssh -T git@bitbucket.org shows ...
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PuTTY connecting IIS proxy get proxy error

I'm trying to use PuTTY v0.63 to connect a proxy server. In the Proxy setting, Proxy type = HTTP Proxy hostname and port are correct If I don't put in the username and password, I get an error ...
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server unexpectedly closed network connection Putty after useradd

After adding user [root@ctxsv-gl4j ~]# useradd -m mtteam [root@ctxsv-gl4j ~]# passwd mtteam Changing password for user mtteam. New password: Retype new password: passwd: all authentication tokens ...
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How to make Putty remember window size/position

I would like Putty (or the OS - WinXP) to remember the size/position of the window. The rows/columns settings only affects the work area, but does not "zoom in". I would like the same effect as I get ...
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How to configure ssh tunneling with Putty between two RHEL servers?

I'm trying to allow ssh access from a remote RHEL server to a local RHEL box via Win/Putty gateway. Basically, I'd like to be able to do 'ssh localhost -p 512' on a remote server so that it would ...
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Why isn't my SSH tunnel working?

The SVN server at my work has been moved to a different machine. This wouldn't present a problem except that the firewall rules have not been set up properly and I'm unable to connect to the new ...
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PuTTY alternative on Windows: better saved session organization [closed]

I've used PuTTY for years, but alas, my saved session list has grown to the point that the simple alphabetical list is a bit cumbersome. What I'd really like to see is a nested/hierarchical style of ...
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How to regain an interactive shell that was disconnected via SSH?

Scenario: I am on windows, using putty to login to a root shell. It is currently running an interactive process which prompts for input to continue. Typical interactive process, its probably waiting ...
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Using Plink to script commands to Dell PowerConnect 6224

I'm trying to setup a simple script to update the configuration on a Dell PowerConnect 6224. I have SSH setup and working and can connect to the switch using either Putty or PLink but when I use ...
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How do I specify port number for PuTTY to use with Windows cmd?

I start most of my SSH connections with a windows command like this cmd://"C:\Program Files\PuTTY\putty.exe" -ssh root@xxx.xx.xxx.xx I assume this defaults to port 22. Now I need to connect on a ...
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Enable Cisco ASA as an SSH Tunneling

I am trying to utilize my Cisco ASA as a SSH Tunnel. I've configured this before when using a Linux server as the SSH target, however I cannot seem to get it to work with the ASA. I have configured ...
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ESXi 5 VM Putty session hangs, vSphere client timing out

First of all I believe this is a ESXi issue but let me know if you have seen this. It started about a year ago when I noticed occasionally when I putty via SSH to my VM guests, if I do anything that ...
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Remote desktop over ssh

I am following the below link to setup remote desktop over ssh using putty. "http://m.desy.de/sites2009/site_m/content/e262/e96318/RDPusage.pdf" But, i am not able to connect to my remote server ...
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Use PuTTy for local SOCKS Server binding?

I want to create a SOCKS server on my gateway server. PuTTY has it's -D switch which allows dynamic SOCKS proxy through the given SSH connection. Is it possible to do locally, without a SSH ...
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Logging remote commands sent during SSH session, so the log would be unencrypted

I connect to server A (running OpenSSH server in Linux OS) using Putty: localhost% putty.exe A How to cause the SSH server to log the commands sent from localhost in unencrypted manner. Thanks
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What command should be used to connect via SSH through squid proxy?

I have set up a Squid HTTP Proxy (in centOS) and intended to use it also for ssh connections. Managed to configure putty (in a windows client) to use this proxy while connecting by ssh. Confirmed in ...
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How to restart a Linux server [closed]

I logged into a Linux machine with its IP address, using putty, and entered shutdown command in home directory instead of in tomcat bin. The session got closed and I am unable to re-login into the ...
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PuTTY/PSFTP & Pageant. Select particular key

I have a windows box that we use for outgoing SFTP transfers. They're all scripted and I use PSFTP with PAGEANT to hold the private keys. My problem is that over the last 12 months a new partner of ...
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putty openssh rsa key signature invalid

I'm running a server with Debian Linux 3.2.46-1+deb7u1 with OpenSSH Server 6.0 and secured the login with a 2048 bit RSA key. Although connecting with OpenSSH Client from another machine succeeds, ...
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Filezilla or PuTTY: I have “Access granted” followed by “Server unexpectedly closed network connection”. How to troubleshoot?

Here is an extract of Filezilla debug traces : Offered public key from "(...)" Offer of public key accepted, trying to authenticate using it. Access granted Server unexpectedly closed network ...
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How to use pscp and putty same time, with one password? [closed]

I have same password with pscp as putty (obviously) to an Ubuntu 13.04 server, and Im running a batch file, win 8.1 preview. This batch file requires me to run 2 windows, and enter 2 passwords ...
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Run OPTIMIZE TABLE to defragment tables for better performance

I am running Linux 64-Bit OS. My mysql tuner is saying the things below: -------- General Statistics -------------------------------------------------- [--] Skipped version check for MySQLTuner ...
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How to recover from “Too many Authentication Failures for user root”

I've done several attempts to establish SSH-connecton for user root@host using putty terminal. While doing so I specified wrong credentials several times and after that I've specified them correctly, ...
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PSCP Command Errror

Can anybody explain what i am doing wrong here. I am trying to copy an entire directory up to a remote server. "c:\Program Files (x86)\PuTTY\pscp.exe" -l mleyland -pw Password5 -p ...
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How to configure Ctrl+Alt+F1 to F6 to use with putty instances in Windows? [closed]

Is it possible to set up putty (or a fork), have multiple terminals/logins open while fullscreen, but each one with a single dedicated shortcut for switching to it? Just like Ctrl+Alt+F1 to F6 ...
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Synergy over a serial connection?

Synergy is a well known tool to have only one keyboard and mouse for two networked (TCP/IP) computers with a screen each. I loved to use it at my former job. Now, at my new job, I've still got two PC, ...
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Svn up from putty

I have a SVN server running fine I can update commit from various PCs no problems. I have one server where I run "svn up" to download my trunk into the production apache server. All is fine if I do it ...
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Cannot access HG repo any more after upgrading to Wheezy

I just updated my proxmox server based on wheezy 7.1. to the latest version (3.1). It acts as a central mercurial repository that is accessed via ssh as well. It seems like I am unable to use ssh-hg ...