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fixing an ssh delay

I just installed Ubuntu Gutsy to try it out. Very nice. I did run across one annoyance, the subject of this post. I use ssh a lot, so the first thing I installed on the new Ubuntu box (Beavis) was openssh-server. Beavis lives on the third floor of my house, I tend to shell in […]

setting up an email session over ssh

I finally got around to scratching an old itch today. I’ll describe the problem and the solution, on the off chance that someone may find it useful. My ISP provides an email account I still use, even though web-based mail has various advantages. I just prefer the Mail.app interface over the gmail interface. The account […]