Enable ssh on ubuntu 12.04

As we know ssh service is not enabled by default on ubuntu,below tutorial will show you how to enable ssh by install and configure openssh server,here we go

1.Open a terminal by press Ctl+Alt+t  or search “terminal” in Dash

2.Run below command to install openssh-server in your ubuntu

sudo apt-get install openssh-server


3.Optional ,you can configure ssh setting by change file /etc/ssh/sshd_config

sudo gedit /etc/ssh/sshd_config
 
sudo /etc/init.d/ssh restart

4.You are done now,you now can ssh to this host from other computer

Tip:We use putty as a ssh client which you can download from here

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