Remote Operation

Pete Holsberg pjh42 at
Wed Aug 29 22:05:27 UTC 2007

Niels Larsen keyed the following on 8/29/2007 5:53 PM:
> On Wednesday 29 August 2007 23:03:50 Pete Holsberg wrote:
>> Niels Larsen keyed the following on 8/29/2007 4:32 PM:
>>> ssh
>>> You need both a ssh-client and a ssh-server on each computer.
>>> There is ready made packages for ubuntu.
>>> On Wednesday 29 August 2007 22:25:22 Pete Holsberg wrote:
>>>> I'm looking for a program that will allow me to log in to computer A
>>>> from computer B, and not only operate A but also transfer files,
>>>> preferably in both directions.
>>>> 1) A is a Xubuntu PC; B is a Win XP Pro PC
>>>> 2) A is a Win machine; B is the linux box
>>>> I have not found a version of VNC that will permit that, but maybe
>>>> there's one out there?
>>>> I tried NX but it apparently doesn't do file transfers.
>>>> Thanks.
>> I'd really like something with a GUI.
> Use the Nautilus file manager in gnome
Will it permit me to transfer file from one PC to the other??

Pete Holsberg
Columbus, NJ

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