[clug] Why do we do what we do in Linux? [was Re: Text editor]

Bryan Kilgallin bryan at netspeed.com.au
Mon Oct 27 10:51:37 MDT 2014

Thanks, Hal:

> nautilus "connect to server" and select the ssh options is probably
> the easiest way to do this.

The instructions for connecting the phone to the desktop computer are at 
the following address.

I have been following this incantation. On the last line, I don't start 
with `$' as I use the fish shell. Anyhow, would someone please explain 
what this magic spell is doing? The above documentation says that the 
phone is "" and the desktop computer is "".

sudo ip address add dev usb0
sudo ip link set dev usb0 up
sudo route add -host dev usb0
ssh root at


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