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Getting data from Ubiquiti devices into PRTG

After many failed attempts i finally got a configuration together that will allow you to monitor the parameters of a ubiquiti device in PRTG or another monitoring platform that will return the results of an SSH script. 289 more words


SSH Too Many Authentication Failures For Username Octopress Error Fix

This is how I fix too many authentication failures for “Username” while using SSH. I actually wanted to deploy my Octopress files via RSync, but couldn’t get through because of this error. 42 more words

Cowsay Terminal Greeting in Zshrc

I recently had what I can only think of as a truly brilliant idea. On any Unix-like system, I set it up so that my… 167 more words


Use ssh-copy-id on a different port

ssh-copy-id has known problems with handling non-standard ports (e.g. connecting to a different port than 22). To overcome this issue, use a command like:

$ ssh-copy-id "user@host -p 6842"
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SSH Login Without Password Using ssh-keygen & ssh-copy-id

Create public and private keys using ssh-key-gen on local-host


Copy the public key to remote-host using ssh-copy-id

ssh-copy-id -i ~/.ssh/id_rsa.pub user@remote-host

Login to remote-host without entering the password… 13 more words


Mbuffer Trickery

Am rather disappointed that mbuffer isn’t shipped in CentOS 7. Easy enough to install, but seriously useful to have updated software in this day in age. 62 more words


SSH Keying through PuTTY on Windows or Linux

Here we will go over how to setup SSH keys using PuTTY, a popular SSH client for Windows. There is also a Linux version as well. 793 more words