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SSH tutorial

The aim of this tutorial is to show the basics of SSH. In particular, we are going to see the connection to a remote server with the ssh ptrotocol and the transfer of files from our laptop to the server and vice-versa, using the get and put commands of sftp. In addition, we shall see some auxiliary commands of sftp; finally we shall show you how to create a “networked” folder on your desktop, in order to upload or download files to the server! We have tried to make this a hands-on tutorial. Try to execute the commands on your own; you can copy the text and modify it using your data [IP address, usernames]. Underlined words provide links to theoretical articles on selected topics from Wikipedia. Click to read more about them. Bibliography in the end provides you with more information on... Show More


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