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Disable network device for specified period of time

Recently I converted an old MacBook into a server, running OS X 10.6.8 (the normal, non-server edition). I use it as my VPN server, my bittorrent rsync server, web server, ssh server and so forth. ...
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OS X Keychain keeps prompting me for my SSH passphrase even though I save it (OS X 10.6.8) [duplicate]

Every time I log in to a remote server with SSH, OS X keychain prompts me to remember the SSH passphrase. I type in the passphrase and check the box to remember it. I then connect ok to the server but ...
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1answer
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How to upgrade the ssh program on OS X 10.6.8?

I would prefer to do this through the command line rather than downloading Macports. Any help appreciated.
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1answer
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SSH stops at 'SSH2_MSG_SERVICE_ACCEPT received'

When I attempt to SSH to anything from my iMac (SSH, git, etc.), SSH freezes at debug1: SSH2_MSG_SERVICE_ACCEPT received. This only happens on my account; I created a new account as a test and ...
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What's a good graphical SFTP utility for OS X?

I need a small graphical utility, using which I can ssh to a server and see all the files and copy and paste (drag and drop) into my local machine. I am running Snow Leopard.
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Why does sshd only accept connections from within LAN? (Snow Leopard)

The "server" ("mini", running OSX 10.6) has SysPrefs>Sharing>RemoteLogin enabled. I can log in from another machine on the LAN with ssh me@mini.local just fine. To enable access from WAN, I assigned ...
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How I can browse servers over SSH in visually? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to mount SFTP/SSH in Finder on OSX Snow Leopard? I remotely manage many servers every day. I'm currently using Nautilus in Ubuntu and it's awesome. Before buying a ...
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2answers
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How can I get ALT+C to work via SSH on a remote UNIX machine?

I've installed Snow Leopard 10.6 a while a go and I'm pretty new to MacOS. I was working on Windows, then started using Slackware and I'm used to working with those OS. So now after I migrated to ...
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How to prevent ssh from adding my key to ssh-agent on Snow Leopard?

I recently started using Snow Leopard (after using Leopard for a few years), and I noticed that when I ssh using a passphrase-protected private key, ssh will automatically add the key to ssh-agent. ...