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Cowsay when logging on via SSH

Written on February 8, 2017 at 14:35, by

To give my server a bit of personality I have it render words of wisdom everytime I log on to it through SSH. Also, show its uptime and any tunning tmux sessions. This is for Debian 8, I’m not sure about Red Hat or other distros. First install fortune and cowsay: Place the following commands […]

Using PuTTY and keyfiles to SSH into your Ubuntu 12.04 server

Written on June 12, 2013 at 11:20, by

How to secure ssh connections from a Windows client to a Ubuntu 12.04 server using PuTTY with key based authentication.