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Old 04-05-2006, 07:28 PM   #1
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SSH connection from Linux to Windows using PuTTy

im curious to know if i can get a command-shell from my windows box, running an ssh server, by using putty on my linux box.

wut command should i put into linux???
here's the error i get when i type: putty -P 22 -ssh

Xlib: connection to ":0.0" refused by server
Xlib: Invalid MIT-MAGIC-COOKIE-1 key

Gtk-WARNING **: cannot open display: :0.0

so, any ideas????
Old 04-05-2006, 07:32 PM   #2
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Here's a link to how to setup the ssh server on windows. Then you should be able to ssh in. Not sure what kind of CLI it will give you (i.e. a windows command prompt or a cygwin command prompt)...
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never mind, i got it... proper command was: ssh, not putty.. topic closed


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