Toggle SSH Session using SSH Escape Character

On March 6, 2010, in ssh, toggle ssh, by Dipin Krishna

When you’ve logged on to the remotehost using ssh from the localhost, you may want to come back to the localhost to perform some activity and go back to remote host again. In this case, you don’t need to disconnect the ssh session to the remote host. Instead, follow the steps below. 1. Login to […]


How to generate a SSH key in Linux ( ubuntu debian fedora)

On January 5, 2010, in generate, linux, ssh, ubuntu, by Dipin Krishna

To generate a SSH key pair use the command ‘ssh-keygen’. $ ssh-keygen -t dsa This will ask you to enter a file to save the key. The default is ‘.ssh/id_dsa’ in your home directory. Generating public/private dsa key pair.Enter file in which to save the key (/home/dipin/.ssh/id_dsa):  Press ‘Enter’ to accept the default.Now it will […]