Methods for Accessing

Here are the different methods that can be used to get into your account on Note that all of these methods are ones in which your password will not be sent in the clear. This change has taken place because of too many people trying to crack


Shell Access

Shell access to is done through SSH on port 5042. Most unix systems already have ssh on their system. Windows users should download and install Putty. There's a windows installer part way down the page. Transferring of files can also be done with FileZilla.

The host key fingerprints for are as follows:

They are also published in DNS. You can use this config entry to check the values against DNS
        Port 5042
        VerifyHostKeyDNS ask

File transfer

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Last modified: Thu Jun 5 05:52:08 CDT 2008