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Old 09-27-2006, 03:49 PM   #1
Marlinnhag@aol.com
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How do I access my Home Linux Box from my office windows


I would like to be able to access my linux box from my Windows machine here at my office. I am not able tom install new software though on my office machine. Is this possible can I just type a certain address in my browser and connect to my machine. I also want to be able to do this from my girlfriends computer at her house and be able to D/L filesonto her machine. Any suggestions would greatly appreciated...
 
Old 09-27-2006, 04:36 PM   #2
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you could install a SSLVPN on your Home linux box and access it via a web browser..

take a look at sslexplorer for instance..
http://sourceforge.net/projects/sslexplorer/
You can copy files using the web interface.


You could also download putty and run it on your work machine. putty is a stand alone executable and does not require installation. http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/ this will give you console access to your Linux machine.

pscp (putty scp client) will allow you to copy files between your machines through the SSH connection.
 
  


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