SSH stands for Secure Shell, and is a way of securing remote data communication. Via the network, SSH may be used to, for example, connect to the monitor of another computer.

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Shell and ssh locale issues on Raspbian

I'm trying to configure my Raspbian to support console output in my native language (Polish). After updating my locale preferences (I chose pl_PL.UTF-8 as my default locale), I ran a test - I typed ...
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Can I automate raspi-config partition resize?

I understand the process of resizing the disk partition to use the full disk size via raspi-config. Wanted to know a way to automate this process. Here is what I'm trying to do. I'm trying to do a ...
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SSH slow to ask for password

There is a similar question about slow logins here, but I believe my issue is different. Read on... I usually use my Pi headless, SSHing in from my Macbook over WiFi. When I do, it usually takes ...
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How to get in the raspbmc console if exit and esc does not work?

What if this solution: Cannot access the console in Raspbmc does not work? I hit exit and then no blue screen appears. I keep pressing esc periodically and nothing happens, until I get the XBMC GUI ...
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Arduino Serial Port via Raspberry Pi SSH [closed]

I have just bought an Arduino Uno R3 and I would like to view the Serial Monitor using my Raspberry Pi via SSH. I have looked around on forum sites but cannot seem to find the proper software or ...
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Can't SSH into Pi

I got my RPi a few days ago and I feel rather useless. This is for the very simple reason that I have yet to even be able to ssh into my pi. In other words, I have not logged into it, and I have not ...
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Scp file transfer freezes (only wia WLAN)

I wrote a backup script that looks into the directory not_uploaded/ and uploads all files in it to a server. When a upload is successful, the file will be moved into uploaded/. Next time the script ...
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How to remove the first line on the MOTD screen?

I know how to customize the MOTD screen but I dont know how to remove the first line. This is what I did: /etc/motd (customize this file) /etc/ssh/sshd_config: Change the setting PrintLastLog to ...
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SliTaz headless setup

I am trying to run SliTaz on my Raspberry Pi, but I can't find a way to set it up over the internet, because all the ports are closed. I ran: $ nmap 192.168.1.85 and the output was: Starting Nmap ...
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Suddenly can't connect to raspberry pi using ssh in xbmc

I have installed the xbmc image on my raspberry pi, which uses dropbear in order to provide ssh connectivity. The raspberry pi receives a local and fixed ip from my dhcp server (192.168.1.102). After ...
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How to write an IP change notifier script in Xbian?

I am fed up with constant IP address changes which prevents me to reach my RPI via SSH. How can I write a script which sends me the current IP address when a change occurs?
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Mac OSX CyberDuck Upload Failed

I'm running RetroPie on my Raspberry Pi and need to transfer over some roms. I user CyberDuck to ssh into my raspberry pi. Lately though when I try to transfer over files I get an error telling me ...
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Weird SSH problem

I've done some googling, and I can't find any answers to my problem: I can't ssh into my Raspberry Pi from my computer (connection timeout), but I can ssh into my web server (dreamhost) and then ssh ...
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How to enable ssh on raspberry without screen?

my problem is, that I do not have screen and keyboard on raspberry. And I am trying to connect to it via SSH. But from default is in sshd_config set: PubkeyAuthentication to yes. And that is my ...
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sshd not always available

I just updated my old Pi to a new Raspbian image from 6/20/2014. It seems that ssh is extremely flaky now. When I'm on a terminal on the actual Pi, all network access seems to work just fine. ...
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SSH/SOCKS/HTTP Proxy

I use Google Chrome Portable regularly on a computer where I have no administrator rights or access to network settings. I want to use my Raspberry Pi as a proxy from my house so I can use my internet ...
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Connect R-Pi to different networks with different protocols

I am quite new to the world of pi and would like to know if the following is possible. I have a r-pi which runs a php based web interface for monitoring machines on the network. Network 1: Linux ...
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ssh into pi from Mac over direct ethernet connection

I am trying to ssh into pi from my mac's shared ethernet connection. I connected the two and turned on internet sharing (both ethernet to ethernet and wifi to ethernet). To find the assigned ip I have ...
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When I run a process in a detached screen section it becomes very slow

I am not so into Linux and I have the following situation related a strange behavior of the screen command. The situation is the following one: one a Raspberry Pi I have installed Raspbian - when I ...
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SSH into Raspberry Pi times out, ping can't reach Host

I've set up avahi to have a static IP (raspberrypi.local). For the time being I use ethernet cable for Raspberry Pi, WIFI for Mac. Everything works fine connecting with my Mac: ssh raspberrypi.local ...
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Debugging headless install

I just got a Model B which I intend to use headless only, via ssh (it's the only way I can use it for now either). I followed this steps to "burn" Rasbian (downloaded from the official website) to a ...
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RPi remote access over internet [closed]

I want to remotely control/access my raspberry pi over internet, I need to periodically modify certain files on filesystem( pi is being deployed to work as a captive portal device ), so is there a ...
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What's the process for developing in Python on my Macbook, to run on my Pi?

I have a Macbook, I have a pi, I have the IP address and have been able to successfully SSH into the Pi from the terminal on the macbook. I also have Textmate. What I'd like is to be able to open ...
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Why wget can't work when I perform it in SSH?

I have the following problem. I am using my RaspBerry (with RaspBian installed) by SSH. My problem is that I can't use wget command because it fails. For example if I try to execute the following ...
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Customize bashrc in OpenELEC

I'm running OpenELEC 3.2.0 on Raspberry Pi I'm trying to customize bashrc, the same way that we create/edit ~/.bashrc in individual GNU/Linux distributions. Which doesn't seem to be working on ...
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Automatic start of python script after just plugging the power supply

I am trying to make the raspberry run my python script as soon as there is power supply. I have found some ways is to prepaire the rc.local file I did and i tried to execute the rc.local file alone it ...
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startx over ssh, output to hdmi [duplicate]

I use the Raspian Wheezy image on my Pi and I'm facing a small problem regarding the hdmi-output. Usually, I have to "plug in" the hdmi-cable (4:1 hdmi switch) and then the Pi to get a video signal to ...
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Network UI for Robot

I'm planning to use a Rpi to control a simple robot. I'll write the robots logic in python, and my goal is create a way for a person at another computer to control this robot interactively. In ...
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Using PuTTy to open an SSH session

I am used to work on raspberry pi via SSH connection using PuTTY and Xming. I got a new laptop installed both xming and putty but the connection takes too long to connect message appear.I couldn't ...
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2FA on RPi and trusted computers

From what I've read, it is possible to set up 2-factor authentication on the RPi (http://msorin.wordpress.com/2013/04/09/enable-two-factor-authentication-for-the-ssh-on-your-raspberry-pi/), but this ...
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Occasionally on start up my raspberry pi will not connect to the internet

My setup. Headless RPI With a wireless adapter. I followed there setup on this page. But I have cut out the important info for you below. sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade sudo apt-get ...
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SSH Port Forward Error

I can't get the SSH to work on my Raspbian Raspberry Pi (it is enabled). I am port forwarding the pi's external IP to port 22 but putty says the connection has been refused. I'm a beginner as far as ...
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Raspbian fresh install SSH default IP

Is ssh enabled by default on raspbian wheezy 7 install image? And if it is which IP address is used so I can access Pi via putty and filezila..
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Raspberry Pi SSH login slow

I have raspberry Pi model B whith raspbian OS which has been working well for 2-3 months and since last week I've noticed that every time when logging in ( over ssh ) when inputting username there is ...
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How to edit a /etc/ssh text file as an owner [closed]

I want to update a line in the sshd_config as this line is causing termination to any SSH connection. I have to edit it manually not using the command window, so I opened the text file and updated it, ...
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how to clean Pi's resources from using Xming sessions?

How to clean the Pi's resources from the many previous sessions I started using PuTTy? as I found many posts saying it consumes part of the memory, and it can't overwrite it everytime I open a ...
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add user, and set user privileges, setting file permissions block certain commands?

I am wanting to make restricted user for a friend on my raspberry pi, I know how to add a user, but I never looked at adding restrictions to that user.. I tried googling but it seems its not a common ...
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/etc/network/interfaces file keeps changing itself - breaking wifi connectivity

After trying to set up a static IP address by changing the etc/network/interfaces file and having it break connectivity following that, I decided to just set it back to default. I followed this post ...
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Why “Server refused our key” when trying a SSH connection with Putty

and when everything has been config according to all the Tutos ? Generating the pair of keys from Windows Laptop and copying the public key on the Raspi authorized_keys file- Configuring Putty- ...
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RPI can't connect to internet

I'm trying to ssh from my mac to my pi but when ssh'ing terminal returns "operation timed out". ifconfig on the Pi returns 192.168.1.10, but when I ping to that IP I get 100% packet loss. I've ...
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How do I discover the IP address of my headless RPi?

I've configured my RPi to be headless, and plugged it into my router. How do I discover the local IP address so I can ssh into it? Update: Lots of documents point out that you can log into the ...
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What is the simplest way to securely access my Raspi from internet?

Either from my laptop or my andoid tablet I thought first Port forwarding and the pair of keys for SSH would be good but no avail I lost myself.. Thinking that it's easier I tried also Openvpn but I ...
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Can't ssh to Raspberry Pi

I've used this link to configure Raspberry pi as an access point. It worked fine and I could ssh to it via its broadcasting network ssid. After a while my SD card was suddenly was corrupted and I ...
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Raspberry Pi Screensaver As Signage

I have an idea and I'm working on it right now. I just wanted to see what the community's thought was on using a screensaver as digital signage. Every tutorial I've read shows someone using chromium ...
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How the remove the Raspberry Pi Version message after login

I've got a cool custom MOTD that shows up after the login. But before my MOTD a line of text with the kernel version and wrong date shows up: login as: pi pi@pi's password: Linux raspberrypi ...
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SSH Login prompting for SUDO password - RaspBMC

I've modified the sudoers file so that a sudo password is required for all except mount and umount for an automated script: # User privilege specification root ALL=(ALL) ALL pi ALL=(ALL) ALL ...
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Hamachi alternatives or just the best option? [closed]

Hamachi is a great way to connect behind a firewall, but it seems that we must pay to play now. What alternatives exist that work for a replacement? How could I setup my own version if I have access ...
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Accessing the command line on the Raspberry Pi outside

When I'm working with my Raspberry Pi, I usually connect it to a screen using the HDMI cable. If I only need to modify one or two lines, I also use ssh. When I'm running my Raspberry Pi outside of ...
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can't assign IP to my rpi

I am trying to assign an IP address to Rpi -connected to internet on my laptop through wifi -changed LAN settings to obtain IP automatically -connected Rpi to laptop via network cable -ipconfig ...
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Filezilla won't access pi via SFTP (Times out)

So I've been trying to get SFTP to work since it's my only option consider downloading is bugged, screenshot from putty: http://puu.sh/7upSc.png The download for that java SDK just stops at some ...