Posts Tagged ‘putty

On one of my boxes I came across this weird behaviour when pasting code into Vim at the terminal. All indentation was broken in a stepped way. Every line indented more and more creating a real mess to work with. This only happened when actually pasting content into the terminal. Typing worked as normal. I […]

I wondered why sometimes the Home and End keys work as expected during a SSH session via PuTTY and some other times it just writes tildes (~) instead. When writing long commands it is a real annoyance having to press down the left arrow to get back to the beginning of the command. A simple […]

I have wanted to set up password less access to my SSH servers for several years, but due to laziness mainly have never got around to actually completing the process. Just now I accessed one of my hosting accounts without any password and it actually felt quite good. It is one of these things that […]