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Old 02-29-2008, 01:17 AM   #1
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Network Communication between two systems.

Hi all
i am working in linux machine.
i have one doubt,
if i know the ip address(ex.,, etc,.) of machines in my room how can i communicate with them.that means how can i send my data to that machine & i want one file from that system, then how can i copy that file in to my system.
Old 02-29-2008, 01:52 AM   #2
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Hi and welcome to LQ. You could probably enable SSH on the machines and then you could login to the systems using SSH e.g.
ssh -l username IPADDRESS
ssh -l username HOSTNAME
You can use the scp command to copy a file from one system to another e.g.
scp somefile user@host:/SOME/PATH/somefile



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