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Connecting with ssh

You can connect to a command promt in UBUnix from your Macintosh.

Connecting from Off Campus?

First run Cisco AnyConnect.

Connecting to UBUnix from Macintosh

  1. Double-click on your Macintosh HD, double-click Applications, then double-click on Terminal.
  2. In the Terminal window, enter ssh yourUBITName@ubunix.buffalo.edu where yourUBITName is your UBITName, then press Return.
  3. You may be prompted that the authenticity of the host can't be established. Enter Yes and press Return.
  4. Enter your UBITName Password and press Return.

Connecting to UBUnix from Linux

  1. From a Terminal window, enter  ssh yourUBITName@ubunix.buffalo.edu  where yourUBITName is your UBITName, then press Return.
  2. Enter your UBITName Password and press Return.

Contact the UBIT Help Center

Have a UBITName? You may also use the UBIT Help Center Online (login required).

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