View Full Version : [ubuntu] Need help for putty software.

January 18th, 2011, 11:25 AM
I am using ubuntu in my Lan envroment. I need guidance that how can i remotely access my linux pc from windows enviroment within lan ? Yes putty is the software which i have downloaded from net.
The problem is when I trun off my Linux firewall I can access my linux terminal and when I turn on the IPTABLES it stop to access me the Linux terminal.
Which entry can I add in linux firewall so it may work with putty
Please help me.

January 18th, 2011, 04:45 PM
Add a rule like this above any DENY or REJECT rules:

iptables -A INPUT -s -d -p tcp --dport 22 -j ACCEPT

This enables SSH access from any machines in the network to the server at Change these addresses to fit your local network addressing scheme.