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Remote login via SSH

Tech 1 min read

Notes for myself (and any of the kids following along from home) 
regarding logging into the university's system remotely via SSH.
 



Login<br />
<blockquote><code>ssh username@server.ac.uk</code></blockquote>



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Copy a file from uni to home (when not already logged in)<br />
<blockquote><code>scp username@server.ac.uk:~/remote-file.tex ~/local-destination</code></blockquote>



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Copy a file from home to uni (when not already logged in)<br />
<blockquote><code>scp local-file.tex username@server.ac.uk:~/remote-destination</code></blockquote>



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Oh, and my actual login and password are in an HTML comment right after this sentence. 
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Minor update: just wanted to keep this url for my own reference later. It's a tutorial on secure remote logins and file-copying.