Category Archives: ssh

Passwordless ssh not working

I was getting the following with ssh -v user@remote_host debug1: Authentications that can continue: publickey,password debug1: Next authentication method: publickey debug1: Offering RSA public key: /home/mike/.ssh/id_rsa debug2: we sent a publickey packet, wait for reply debug1: Authentications that can continue: publickey,password … Continue reading

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Open new Chrome window from command line via SSH

I switch between computers and sometimes when I’m switching I need to push an URL/prepare a window so found a solution with the following command: mike@remotehost $ export DISPLAY=:0; nohup chromium –new-window

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SSHFS mounting without password with SSH keys

First we need to generate public and private keys on our host.When prompted for passphrase just hit enter to go without it nevillegroup@shell:~$ ssh-keygenGenerating public/private rsa key pair.Enter file in which to save the key (/home/nevillegroup/.ssh/id_rsa):Enter passphrase (empty for no … Continue reading

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Backup with RSYNC and SSH authorized key

Finally I wrote my rsync backup script v. 0.1 #!/bin/sh# ~/bin/ # Some help from# Thanks# man rsync# -v be verbose# -h human readable bytes# -a, –archive archive mode; same as -rlptgoD (no -H) -H … Continue reading

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