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Old 08-15-2012, 11:58 PM   #1
schelako
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Wink How to configure remote access to linux server


Hi everybody

and Thanks in advance

I am pretty new learner to linux and i have installed Linux server and i would like to configure it for remote access so that i can access it from a different place.Please help me with the steps so that i can do it my self.

Thanks.
 
Old 08-16-2012, 12:12 AM   #2
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You can use Putty to create an SSH tunnel, so that you can access remote linux machine in a secure way. If you have root access you can configure additional server requirements easily using SSH.
 
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Old 08-16-2012, 12:59 AM   #3
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Putty is a good GUI tool to use. You will still need to understand the basics of whats going on. To learn the command line way,http://www.thegeekstuff.com/2011/05/openssh-options/, http://www.thegeekstuff.com/2008/11/...n-ssh-copy-id/, http://www.linuxhomenetworking.com/w...d_File_Copying are what you need. These site has what you need to get up to speed.
 
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Old 08-16-2012, 12:17 PM   #4
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Try to google about the remote desktop access on linux from windows using VNC or as suggested us SSH access.
 
Old 08-16-2012, 01:06 PM   #5
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I'm using SSH (and SFTP) for this.
Wake-on-LAN might also come in handy, ArchWiki has a nice explanation of it: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Wake-on-LAN
Both SSH and WoL are pretty easy to set up and even Android phones have clients for them.
 
Old 08-16-2012, 10:53 PM   #6
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If you mean SSH. You have to enable it if it is disabled in order to use SSH.
 
  


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