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 How can I backup a directory or my website via SSH?

To backup complete site files, login via SSH.While you are in the main dir type:tar -zcf...

 How can I backup my data to backup server?

If you have purchased our backup service (http://www.jaguarpc.com/services/backups.php) you can...

 How can I check my disk space usage in SSH?

From the Unix prompt, type the following:du -s /home/youruserThis will give you a report back of...

 How can I manipulate a directory in shell?

There are far more commands than these but here are a few to get your started:In order to keep...

 How do I change file permissions via SSH?

Using the CHMOD command:The letters u (for user), g (for group), and o (for other) are used with...

 How do I get SSH access enabled?

If SSH access is not enabled, please open a support ticket and we will activate it for you.

 How do I login via SSH to my account?

SSH is secure shell which gives you command prompt access on the Linux server. You need SSH...

 What are some basic Linux shell commands?

filename.txt Same as ls �alR, outputs the results to a filels *.html Lists all files ending with...

 What are some basic commands that are available via SSH?

ln (redirecting file access / symbolic link)Type ln -s fred.html index.html to redirect all file...

 What are some ways I can manipulate a file in shell?

mvmv fred wilmaThis moves fred to a file named wilma. This is the Unix way of renaming a file.mv...

 What is SCP / SFTP?

SCP and SFTP are both part of OpenSSH, the secure shell server we run. Do note that you cannot...

 What is Telnet/SSH and do you allow it?

For security purposes, we do not enable Telnet at all and we only enable SSH access by request....