Difference between revisions of "Connecting to your Unix home directory in Ubuntu Linux"

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You can connect this home area as a Windows (samba) share or as a sftp share.
 
You can connect this home area as a Windows (samba) share or as a sftp share.
Connecting via SFTP  
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== Connecting via SFTP ==
  
 
* Open nautilus  
 
* Open nautilus  
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* Press Ctrl + L (L for Location)  
 
* Press Ctrl + L (L for Location)  
* Enter sftp: //sync.uib.no address bar
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* Enter '''sftp://sync.uib.no''' in the address bar
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[[File:Sftp-mot-sync-nautilus.png]]
 
[[File:Sftp-mot-sync-nautilus.png]]
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* Type your username and password, choose to remember the password if you wish.
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[[File:Sftp-mot-sync-nautilus-log-in-user-password.png]]
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* If you are prompted to confirm the identity of the server select "Log In Anyway"
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[[File:Unknown-identity1.png]]
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* In the left column under Network you've got the connection. Press the Home (circled) and then to your home directory.
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[[File:Sftp-mot-sync-nautilus-sidebar.png]]
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* To keep the connection to the home area you can bookmark. This is done by pressing the "Add bookmark" from the Bookmarks menu.
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[[File:Sftp-mot-sync-nautilus-bookmark.png]]
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* The bookmark may be given a more descriptive name. This can be done by right-clicking on the bookmark and select "Rename"
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[[File:Sftp-mot-sync-nautilus-bookmark-rename.png]]
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[[File:Sftp-mot-sync-bookmark-rename-png.png]]
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* It will look like this when you hover the mouse pointer over the bookmark you created. And you go straight to the home directory when you select this bookmark.
  
 
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Revision as of 18:57, 19 October 2014

link Here you will find what is your home

You can connect this home area as a Windows (samba) share or as a sftp share.

Connecting via SFTP

  • Open nautilus
  • Press Ctrl + L (L for Location)

Sftp-mot-sync-nautilus.png

  • Type your username and password, choose to remember the password if you wish.


Sftp-mot-sync-nautilus-log-in-user-password.png

  • If you are prompted to confirm the identity of the server select "Log In Anyway"

Unknown-identity1.png

  • In the left column under Network you've got the connection. Press the Home (circled) and then to your home directory.

Sftp-mot-sync-nautilus-sidebar.png

  • To keep the connection to the home area you can bookmark. This is done by pressing the "Add bookmark" from the Bookmarks menu.

Sftp-mot-sync-nautilus-bookmark.png

  • The bookmark may be given a more descriptive name. This can be done by right-clicking on the bookmark and select "Rename"

Sftp-mot-sync-nautilus-bookmark-rename.png Sftp-mot-sync-bookmark-rename-png.png

  • It will look like this when you hover the mouse pointer over the bookmark you created. And you go straight to the home directory when you select this bookmark.