Logging in remotely via SSH¶
Linux and MacOS¶
Test availability of ssh by entering the following command:
$ ssh -V
You should see something like
OpenSSH_7.9p1, OpenSSL 1.1.1a 20 Nov 2018
Log into the remote computer
$ ssh <username>@<remote computer>
<username> replaced with your username on
Input your password and press enter.
A. Using Git Bash¶
Download and install Git Bash (Highly Recommended). Once you have it set up, you can use the same process as in the previous section.
B. Using PuTTY¶
Download and install the latest version of PuTTY from here
Open up PuTTY.
Under the Session section, set the Host Name to the appropriate server e.g.
cedar.computecanada.ca, and so on.
Click on Open. This should open up a terminal. Input your login credentials. If the login is successful, you should see something like this: