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Sometimes it's just more convenient to use a GUI editor to edit configuration files or to use nautilus to drag'n'drop various files and folders for backup. Here's the easy way:
Open Nautilus, press CTRL-L and enter ssh://user@location (example: ssh://root@
You will be prompted for the password. Enter it and you will be able to securely browse the remote location via Nautilus.
Another useful tip: You can drag frequently accessed folders to the Places sidebar in Nautilus, so you can just click on it and enter the password.

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by FiReSTaRT See Profile edited by FastEddie See Profile
last modified: 2010-11-09 13:08:33