Linked by Tony Steidler-Dennison on Fri 11th Jul 2008 09:26 UTC
General Development The ability to run both console and graphical programs securely on a remote system using SSH brings you a great deal of freedom. When the communications link to that remote system has high latency, however, running interactive programs such as a text editor on the remote machine can become a real test of your patience. The bcvi project lets you edit files on a remote system using gvim (or another editor) on your local desktop machine to avoid the latency.
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RE: fish://user@sshserver
by phoenix on Fri 11th Jul 2008 22:47 UTC in reply to "fish://user@sshserver"
phoenix
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2005-07-11

No need for Konqueror. Pretty much every KDE app can do this in the File dialog.

1. Open KDE editor of choise.

2. Type "sftp://user@host/path/to/dir/" into the top textbox (location) and hit enter.

3. Enter password when prompted.

Voila! Instant access to all files on the remote system, same as if they were local. Open/Edit as needed.

You can do this with any KIO Slaves (dav, svn, http, sftp, etc).

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