Simple Home Networking with SSH

“The Secure Shell (SSH) network protocol makes it easy to
connect computers that are running Linux, share files, and remotely
run applications. Along with an X server, it can make sharing a
single computer simple on a home network.

“In my home, my wife and I need to share a desktop
computer–often at the same time. The computer runs Slackware
Linux, and we have individual user accounts…”