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Old 12-27-2007, 01:52 AM   #1
mujahed_khan
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remote login to Linux from Xp


Hi there. i am having a few linux machines so can anyone please guide me how to remote login into the linux machine from an windows xp machine.

Thank you.
 
Old 12-27-2007, 01:58 AM   #2
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You need putty. Get it here http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/ Documentation is available from the same site.
 
Old 12-28-2007, 12:40 AM   #3
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Thanks for the reply i will get back to u if i have any more questions...
 
Old 12-28-2007, 12:51 AM   #4
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You could also install Cygwin/X which includes the ssh client as well as an Xorg server. This would allow you to run an application remotely on the Linux machine and have the program display in a window on the Windows machine.
 
Old 12-28-2007, 01:12 AM   #5
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I like cygwin a lot better than putty. Cygwin gives a *nix environment for Windows, allowing a LOT of *nix software to run, including ssh.
 
Old 12-28-2007, 02:25 AM   #6
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4text console login: ssh
On the server side, install and setup a openssh server, and on ur client side connect it from 'PuTTY' (google it plz)

4GUI login: vnc
Install and setup a vnc server, and on ur xp client, user vnc veiwer to access ur server.

p.s. vnc has edition for free.
 
  


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