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Control ssh connection

Terminal - Control ssh connection
[enter]~?
2011-06-17 18:29:59
User: xeor
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Control ssh connection

SSH can be controlled trough an ~ escape sequence. Example, to terminate the current ssh connection, type a newline, then the ~ character, and last a . character.

This is useful eg when an ssh connection hangs after you reboot a machine and the connection hangs.

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Terminal - Alternatives
RETURN~.
2009-02-24 08:25:00
User: n30
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A key sequence for terminating a frozen session. Full sequence on a swedish keyboard: [ENTER] [ALTGR] tilde [SPACE] dot

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wow, cant believe I missed this one

Comment by hoberion 161 weeks and 3 days ago

interesting....

Comment by agriculus 161 weeks and 3 days ago

Sorry, just found out I have submitted this tricks before..

But I guess its no harm, as long as a couple of more people learn it :)

Comment by xeor 161 weeks and 3 days ago

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