Methods & Protocols for Logging Into BGLinux


What methods or protocols can I use to log into my BGLinux account?


You can use any of the following programs to log into your account:

  • SSH (Version 2)
  • SFTP
  • SCP 
  • Access via X11 is available, but this is restricted to connections tunneled through SSH.  

Please note: The host name for the system is Your login credentials are your BGSU username and password and you will be required to authenticate via Duo

BGSU ITS provides basic instructions on how to connect to BGLinux, if you have specific questions regarding using BGLinux, please contact your course professor.

For additional assistance, please contact Information Technology Services at 419-372-0999 or through chat.

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