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The Linux Console

For advanced Linux users the console is a much-loved tool. The console is accessed by plugging a keyboard and monitor into the IPfire machine. Once a user logs in with a valid account like “root”, commands can be run.

Tip If a keyboard and monitor are not available, it is also possible to access a virtual console from a remotely attached machine. This is done using a Secure Shell but this requires the ssh server to be enabled. A good program for this is Putty.

configuration/ipfire/pakfire/konsole.txt · Last modified: 2019/01/18 01:54 by Jon