Tag Archive for SSH

How to User Secure Copy (scp)

SCP let’s you easily copy files and directories from a remote host down to local machine. scp your_username@remotehost.edu:/some/remote/file.txt /some/local/directory

Keep SSH Connections Alive When Behind Proxy

On Mac fire up Terminal and use vim to edit the file (username is your account): vim /Users/username/.ssh/config In general you can set the interval for any host: Host* ServerAliveInterval 30 Or you may have a server already defined that you wish to apply this property to: MyServer ServerAliveInterval 30