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Unable to mount remote folder with sshfs

Both are ubuntu machines. I checked the IP of my other machine which is pingable as well. But When I do sudo sshfs r@192.168.1.4:/home/r/ /home/r/link/, it does not work. I get the message Connection ...
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1answer
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Two LAN cables when using Remote Access Card?

I recently bought a HP MicroServer N54L and a HP Remote Access Card. Connecting to the server over a KVM viewer for BIOS setup etc. works fine, but when it comes to installing Ubuntu 14.04. the ...
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Extremely slow response when connecting to remote MySQL database (LAMP Server)

I installed a LAMP server and enabled MySQL remote connections but I'm experiencing really bad response times when connecting to the database remotely from a WordPress install. I've been looking ...
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1answer
508 views

Remote Access from Windows to Ubuntu Server with mstsc.exe easy-going?

I installed for testing win server 2008 and its really easy to get remote access. Just enable RA with one click and then im able to get access with my win 7 with mstsc.exe - IF I would install a linux ...
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how to log in to a remote pc with public key without having that user on the machine used to log in from?

I want to log in on a remote pc, example 10.10.10.5, from my local machine, called umar. the user on the remote machine is 'coolapp', so i want to pretty much do: ssh coolapp@10.10.10.5 and not enter ...
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use Ubuntu 11.04 on my computer to actually control my Ubuntu 11.04 on a remote server [closed]

Is it possible to have Ubuntu 11.04 server x64 on my remote server and also have Ubuntu 11.04 server x64 installed on my computer. Well duh, ya thats possible. But what Im getting at is that my ...
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Installing VNC or equivalent service on Ubuntu 10.4 minimal via SSH

I recently purchased a quite expensive Rootserver. The only way to connect to it is via SSH. That works perfectly fine and I'm happy with it. But sadly, my boss wants a GUI. SO my first thought was: ...
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1answer
330 views

Allow Remote Connections to MySql Database

I have looked at this Post and it details how you can allow a connection from a remote host to the database. But the line that took me off guard was this: mysql> GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ON *.* TO ...
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1answer
851 views

Is there a way to connect to Terminal Services “More Secure” from non-windows machine?

With Windows Vista and newer, when you enable remote desktop for administration, there are options to allow "Old Clients (less secure) [no network level authentication]" and "New clients (more secure) ...
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Remote application in ubuntu?

I am using ubuntu for development. And I want to test my application on IE. So, instead of remote desktop I want to access IE as remote application from other windows machine. So the other guy whose ...
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Best practices for remote GUI access to ubuntu server

I would like to get an overview of available solutions for having a remote GUI access to ubuntu server: -do you recommend installing a basic GUI then administrating over VNC? -is X11 forwarding a good ...
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Ssh and other services over openvpn are slow

I use openvpn to access my workplace network. When I ssh into a server(Ubuntu) over openvpn, as I type into the shell prompt the characters and letters appear slowly. So I should wait a little to see ...
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369 views

Netboot Ubuntu w/out Physical Access

We have roughly 12 servers running Ubuntu 8.04 and 9.10 that I'm planning on reformatting and converting to CentOS 5.5. We have a SpaceWalk server setup, so we have the capability to do a PXE boot and ...
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How to SECURELY “open up” a home machine behind a firewall, so a remote machine can access it? [closed]

My home machine is on a network behind a firewall and cannot be 'pinged' directly. I want to be able to run a cron job on a remote machine, which will log into my home machine and SECURELY copy the ...
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6answers
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SSH into Ubuntu Linux on a box without a static IP address

Basically, how do I do it? I'd like to connect to my home computer from work, but my internet is routed through my apartment building's network, so I don't have the static IP address I'm accustomed ...
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ssh: “Agent admitted failure to sign using the key”

I'm trying to set up password-less login with ssh on Ubuntu Server, but I keep getting: Agent admitted failure to sign using the key and prompt for password. I have generated new rsa keys. Before ...
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4answers
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How should I remotely manage Dell Poweredge 2850 running Ubuntu server?

First I've got to say I'm a Linux / Ubuntu novice, so go gentle on me as I'm on day 3. I've managed to get Ubuntu server Ubuntu 8.04 LTS installed and running on the Poweredge 2850 I bought off ebay. ...
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how can i install ubuntu 9.10 server edition on ubuntu 8.04 server?

I have a server in a datacenter which uses ubuntu 8.04 server edition. And i have a remote control for this server. I want to delete all things in this server and install a clean ubuntu 9.10 server ...
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2answers
319 views

Multiple remote DOS sessions on DOSEMU

Is it possible to organize multiple remote DOS sessions on DOSEMU (Ubuntu)? How administrator can control these sessions?
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1answer
417 views

Ubuntu Server with static VPN IP

I have a remote ubuntu server that connects to our company's VPN. Every time it connects it gets a dynamic IP. I need it to be static. The VPN assigning dynamic IPs is fine for all our road ...
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2answers
5k views

fsck root filesystem on a remote machine

I have filesystem problems on a machine running Ubuntu 8.04 machine in a colocation facility. What was once a directory now looks like this: b--xr-SrwT 52 825452087 876163170 56, 97 2021-10-10 05:43 ...
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Best/Fastest way to access desktop GUI on a remote Ubuntu server

I've been using X11 and Xming, but it's much too laggy for practical use.