Secure Shell (SSH) is a network protocol for secure remote shell services and command execution.

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Write permission on certain paths, like the SD card (extSdCard)

In an attempt to transfer a file from a remote server to an Android device I ran into permission problems. It turns out that I do not have a write permission at the location of the SD card (/mnt/...
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External microSD R/W access problem (write works through Shell/SSH though!)

fellow Android enthusiasts! I am having problems with my device's external microSD card. The card seems to be in a read-only mode: I can't format it using my laptop's sdcard reader and diskpart, nor ...
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Cannot add host to “known_hosts” in Android

I'm connecting from my Android handset to my NAS, using SSH. The private key was generated on my PC and then placed in the sd card folder of the phone. So I'm using the identity flag to tell ssh where ...
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How to ssh into an unrooted Android device using sshdroid from a Linux computer

I can't seem to ssh into my Android device. I have not rooted the device and I don't really want to. I tried connecting to it via the terminal using the following command: ssh root@ip-address:port-...
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SSH login disconnect with Operation not permitted [preauth]

I have SSH server running on an Android phone under GNURoot app with image file for wheezy. The sshd -d on the phone says: Server listening on port 2233 and after I try to login the connection ...
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YT3-X90F - SSH port forwarding on port under 1024 - BusyBox DropBear

I recently bought the Yoga Tab 3 Pro. Pretty thing, really good and easely root with XDA advices. [YT3-X90F / Android 5.1 / Build S100330_160328] Now I really want to do something specific, I want ...
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How to add files onto phone via sshdroid

I have SSHDroid installed on my phone, and I am currently able to download files from my phone with the following command: rsync -e 'ssh -p 2222' -avzh --progress root@192.168.1.141:/storage/self/...
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can two android devices using different 3g connection communicate each other trough ssh?

I have two rooted android devices(2 wiko rainbow jam running Android 5.1) connected to net by two different mobile connection(not via wi-fi, by 3g). I installed in each devices connectbot and ...
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Syncing entire SD card makes phone hot/unresponsive

Samsung Galaxy S Relay Android 4.4.4 Cyanogenmod 11 I've tried many different solutions to sync my phone's SD cards with a computer over Wi-Fi, leaving them to run overnight because there's so much ...
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SSHFS from Android to NAS

I'm trying to get any folder on the internal storage of a HTC M7 to be mounted via sshfs to a folder on my NAS. The goal would be to have for example the /sdcard/My Documents/My Recordings folder ...
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Are there any command line SSH clients available for rooted Android phones?

I of course have ConnectBot, but I'm looking for something I can script. Edit: To clarify here, I'm not interested in running scripts from a terminal. What I want to do is run an SSH command in an ...
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Android app x11 forwarding to computer

I have "SSH Server" app installed. I'm able to connect and launch apps using am. I want to forward the apps through X11 forwarding to my linux computer. Is that possible? There is a "X11 forwarding" ...
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Android with SSH with Tor won't connect to PC?

I have recently followed this tutorial to add some security to my Android phone. All is working properly, except any kind of SSH connection with my computer (which I was able to perform in my last ROM ...
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Can't seem to SSH from Android

I'm trying to access a remote server using SSH on my phone but it dosent seem to work no matter the method/app I try. I've tried various SSH apps in the play store and recently tried Termux's CLI (...
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public key authentication not working with “ssh/sftp Daemon”

I can sftp to my android device using password. However i can not set up this using public key auth. $ ssh -vvv root@192.168.1.10 SSHD Server debug1: Authentications that can continue: publickey,...
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Allowing SSH connection to Android Devices with Droidwall installed

I've installed SSHDroid and Droidwall on my Android device. I know that SSHDroid won't work if Droidwall is enabled. Is there's anyway to list SSH connection in Droidwall whitelist? So, I can connect ...
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SSHelper: SD card Permission denied

I am unable to write to my sdcard using SSHelper: u0_a264@MSM8974:/storage/sdcard1 $ df /storage/sdcard1 ...
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The display has broken down but the device itself is working, how can I control or utilize it? [duplicate]

On my android device the display has broken down, whereas the device itself is working. Without recovering the display, which I don't know how to do, how can I control and utilize my device? Via ssh? ...
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ssh: HOME variable issue

I'm in Cyanogenmod 13 and I'm having troubles getting ssh working properly. Server: With AuthorizedKeysFile commented in the sshd_config file, I get a weird path in logcat: Could not open authorized ...
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sshd on CyanogenMod 13 Nightly failing without explanation

I've been trying to setup sshd on CM13, which seems straightforward enough, but doesn't seem to want to work. I followed the Wiki article Doc: sshd, but when I run the 99sshd script it produces the ...
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Manage display refresh rate/ resolution of a ROM via ssh?

Probably a silly question.. but I have root ssh access to an android TV stick running openelec (on an sd card). Long story short i am trying to figure out where the refresh rate/resolution settings ...
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PIE supported ssh server for android 5.1.1

I recently updated my moto E to android 5.1.1. When I executed dropbear binaries that used to work well on previous android versions, It showed this error :: only position independent executables(...
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How to get battery status in terminal?

I have gingerbread(2.3.6) phone with dropbear installed. I usually access my phone over wifi & run commands in putty. I want to get Battery status & percentage in terminal. Is there any ...
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Terminal emulator's ssh trying to read /data/.ssh instead of $HOME/.ssh

When I try using Terminal emulator's ssh I get ssh: Warning: failed creating /data/.ssh: Permission denied. or since 2012-08-19: Could not create directory '/data/ssh_client'. But when I ...
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Is there some SSH server for android?

Is there an ssh server for Android (such as openssh for Ubuntu) that will allow me to access my device console via PuTTY?
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Is there any SSH OS support in Android?

I am reading the article Jolla and SSH push Sailfish Secure as “European alternative” mobile OS. I have used third-party applications for SSH in my phone but would like to have OS supported. How ...
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Will it work if I set up a http/ssh/ftp server on my android phone using the cellular mobile network?

I can set up a ssh server on my android phone, by running SSH Server by Ice Code App on my Android 4.4.2 phone over my home WiFi network. So my laptop can access the my phone via ssh in the same WiFi ...
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How to use terminal to ssh access my server

Can I ssh into a linux Server from my android device.?
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possible to ssh into android phone over 3G?

Is it possible to run an ssh shell on an android phone when the phone is remotely connected but on 3G? I have my phone remote and sending data over 3G but I might want to change something on it. I ...
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How can I create a key par for sgit?

I'm trying to use sgit to connect to a remote repository. It has a screen to "Manage Private Keys," but it doesn't seem to include a key generator. Instead, it lets you browse the file system, so ...
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How to add private key to keychain in Android?

I do not want to type my passwords all the time, but instead, just the password to my private keys. I am using Samsung Galaxy 4 and Android 5.0.1. How can you add private key to your Android ...
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Is this a workable way to do the same thing as tethering?

My laptop uses Ubuntu 14.04. My phone with Android 4.4.2 is limited without tethering by the mobile carrier. I have come up a thought as a workaround: find a router which can create a WiFi LAN (but ...
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what is the most comfortable way to ssh and vim/latex/c++ on android?

I'm debating if i should get droid x. i'd like to use it for work, meaning latex and code in c++. I use vim. i know this is possible with connectbot. but possible doesn't mean i can substitute a ...
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How do I change the terminal font?

I notice a difference in the terminal font between two of my Android devices, specifically in terms of character coverage (in both cases it's the terminal shell of JuiceSSH). How do I set the font ...
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Unable to connect to PC via SSH from Android

I use Windows 7 on my Desktop. I tried to connect my Android to my PC via Wi-Fi connection. SSH port 22 is open on my desktop. I use ConnectBot to connect to my PC. The result of ipconfig: C:\...
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Camera feed over SSH

I have logged in to my Android phone through SSH (installed SSH client in Android and through putty from Windows) on Wifi, and now I need to pipe the camera feed to my computer via SSH. On Debian, I ...
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Port forwarding in android

I have a rooted android device in which I have installed SSH server. i need to access my device outside my LANi.e. over the internet.inorder to access it over the internet i need to enable port ...
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How do I install DropBear SSH on Android?

I would like to install DropBear SSH on my 64 bit Android 5.1 device, but it seems that all the installation tutorials and how-tos have disappeared or contain links to broken files/downloads. Could ...
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SSH Tunnel through Android device

My friend has a little trouble getting around his new Linux system. I'm fairly knowledgeable in that topic so I want to SSH into his machine to take a look for myself. Problem is he lives in a ...
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CyanogenMod 12.1 - global proxy

I tried to setup global ssh tunnel proxy on Android. There are a couple of guides and stuff around on the web, but the only thing I was able to setup is with Firefox only by adjusting the proxy ...
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Can't show the content of /sdcard of my Android phone from Ubuntu's Nautilus or FileZilla via sftp

I set up a ssh server on Android using SSH Server by Ice Code App. Settings of ssh server: http://i.stack.imgur.com/ZlbzJ.jpg http://i.stack.imgur.com/b1X4i.jpg http://i.stack.imgur.com/CgT4d....
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How to connect to a Windows PC through SSH from an Android phone?

I have connectbot in my Android Phone (GT-N7000).And how to access a PC through that app ?. I tried to use putty to establish ssh in my PC but it didn't work well. Can anyone give my a solution for ...
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Exit ssh connection to an android phone

I am running SSH Server app on my Android 4.3 C6730 phone. I log into the phone from my computer: $ ssh t@192.168.1.17 -p 44911 u0_a116@C6730:/ $ Then I want to exit. By typing ctrl-c, it seems ...
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How can I securely store my private key I use for logging into my home PC

I've been told that the SD card is a terrible place to store secure data because any app can read it. How else can my phone store my private key I use to log into my home PC ssh server?
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Error `ssh not found` in terminal Android

I'm trying to use ssh in the app Terminal Emulator in Android, but it gives me the error /system/bin/sh: ssh: not found. This is strange to me, since I also use ssh in the apps AndFTP and SSH Server ...
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scp is given access to a subdirectory. How to command scp to change parent directory?

When using scp, I am given access to a subdirectory. How should I amend the command to copy files from a different parent directory? I am using the standard scp command as follows: scp -P port-number ...
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How to debug inetd server on rooted Android phone?

I would like to run an inetd server on my rooted phone to accept incoming connections and launch an application in response. I've installed BusyBox since it includes inetd and I created a file /etc/...
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Changing PATH, HOME env variables of dropbear ssh session

I made a dropbear multi binary that has android patch. But everytime , when i login via ssh using dropbear as ssh server. On checking environment variables, I get :: HOME=/sdcard PATH=/sbin:/system/...
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Does beep over SSH work when root?

I tried running a busybox version of beep over SSH but recieved the following error message: $ beep beep: can't open console $ ls -l /...
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SSHelper Server not reachable

SSHelper SSH server works very nice on my old Samsung S2. But it does not work on a newer device of my son. I installed no firewall on the new device. Is there some restriction which does not allow ...