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diff <(ssh $remote_site cat $file) $file
2015-05-09 11:11:56
User: hal8
Functions: cat diff ssh
0

opens the output of some command as a file so this also works with graphical editors like meld, kdiff3 etc

meld <(ssh $remote_site cat .zshrc) .zshrc
ssh user@server sudo date -s @`( date -u +"%s" )`
ssh hostname nc -l 9876
ssh-keygen -t rsa -b 4096 -f ~/.ssh/<ROLE>_rsa -C "Comment goes here"
2015-01-11 17:52:21
User: krizzo
Functions: ssh ssh-keygen
Tags: ssh-keygen
0

This is just a default ssh-keygen command. Prompts for a password that you can use to secure the keys more and uses a higher bit value than the default along with naming the key something other than id_rsa for better file identification.

dd if=/dev/hda | ssh root@4.2.2.2 'dd of=/root/server.img'
2014-10-13 13:43:47
User: suyashjain
Functions: dd ssh
0

By this command you can take the snapshot of you harddisk (full) and create the image , the image will be directly store on remote server through ssh. Here i am creating the image of /dev/hda and saving it at 4.2.2.2 as /root/server.img.

mysqldump -pyourpass --single-transaction --master-data=2 -q --flush-logs --databases db_for_doslave |tee /home/db_bak.sql |ssh mysqladmin@slave.db.com "mysql"
2014-08-11 05:57:21
User: dragonwei
Functions: ssh tee
0

get master info:

head -n 40 /home/db_bak.sql |awk '$0~/MASTER_LOG_FILE/

slave server:

change master ??.

start slave

tar -vzc /path/to/cool/directory | ssh -q my_server 'tar -vzx -C /'
2014-07-31 18:42:57
User: regulatre
Functions: ssh tar
0

Copy a local directory to a remote server using ssh+tar (assume server is lame and does not have rsync).

tar cvzf - dir | ssh my_server 'tar xzf -'
docker ps -q | xargs -n 1 docker inspect | jq '.[0].NetworkSettings.Ports +{} | map(select(. != null)[0].HostPort) | map("-L \(.):localhost:\(.)") ' | sed -n 's/.*"\(.*\)".*/\1/p' |xargs boot2docker ssh -N
tar -cj / -X /tmp/exclude.txt | cstream -v 1 -c 3 -T 10 | ssh user@host 'tar -xj -C /backupDestination'
2014-07-21 18:52:19
User: fantleas
Functions: ssh tar
0

The files are automatically uncompressed when they reach the destination machine. This is a fast way to backup your server to your local computer while it's running (shutting down services is recommended).

A file named "exclude.txt" is needed at /tmp/ containing the following :

/dev/*

/media/*

/mnt/*

/proc/*

/sys/*

/tmp/*

/home/*/.local/share/Trash

/home/*/.gvfs

/home/*/.cache

/home/*/.thumbnails

/etc/fstab

/lib/modules/*/volatile/.mounted

/var/run/*

/var/lock/*

/var/tmp/*

/var/cache/apt/archives/*

/lost+found/*

ssh -X user@host 'DISPLAY=:0 notify-send "TEST MESSAGE."'
ssh <user>@<ip address> $(echo wmic process where \"name like \'%<process to kill>%\'\" delete)
2014-07-02 04:41:05
User: adanisch
Functions: echo ssh
0

Tested on Windows 8 w/SSH, Cygwin - it can be tricky to quote if you dont use the $(..) syntax to echo it back out

ssh -D 8080 -f -N srv1
2014-06-25 12:46:44
User: fr00tyl00p
Functions: ssh
0

Provides a SOCKS5 proxy on localhost port 8080 which will tunnel all connections through srv1 and run in the background.

ssh -o ProxyCommand="nc -X 5 -x localhost:9050 %h %p" username@remote_host
2014-06-09 08:54:58
Functions: ssh
0

Tunneling an SSH session through TOR for anonymity.

Using openbsd's netcat.

Tested on Ubuntu 14.04

This also works with any proxy type: http, socks4 and socks5

For http proxy, replace -X 5 with -X connect

For socks4 proxy, replace -X 5 with -X 4 (DNS leak may occur)

Proxy host defined after -x

Replace -x localhost:9050 with proxy server of your choice

ssh <source host> "cat file" | ssh <dest host> "cat - > file"
2014-05-27 12:40:08
User: thorko
Functions: ssh
0

Copies files between hosts which don't have access to each other. It uses a proxy host which has access to both of them.

ssh [remote-machine] "cat file" | xclip -selection c
2014-05-19 16:34:44
User: conga
Functions: ssh
1

ssh from local to remote and pipe output of file to the local clipboard

cat ~/.ssh/id_rsa.pub | ssh deployer@xxxxx -p 52201 'cat >> ~/.ssh/authorized_keys'
dpipe /usr/lib/openssh/sftp-server = ssh $REMOTE_HOST sshfs whatever:$LOCAL_PATH $REMOTE_PATH -o slave
2014-03-25 17:40:34
User: em
Functions: ssh
5

While `sshfs $REMOTE_HOST:$REMOTE_PATH $LOCAL_PATH` "pulls" a directory from the remote server to the local host, the above command does the reverse and "pushes" a directory from the local host to the remote server.

This makes use of the "slave" option of sshfs which instructs it to communicate over plain stdin/stdout and the `dpipe` tool from vde2 to connect the sftp-server stdout to the sshfs stdin and vice-versa.

ssh -NL 12345:localhost:631 username@remote_server
ssh HOST '(cd REPO_DIR && git diff --name-only HEAD | cpio -o -Hnewc --quiet)' | cpio -iduv --quiet -Hnewc
2014-02-01 18:40:31
User: ivan4th
Functions: cd cpio diff ssh
Tags: ssh git cpio
0

Copy changed files from remote git repository, _including binary ones_, staged and unstaged alike. Note that this command doesn't handle deleted files properly.

ssh USER@HOST cat REMOTE_FILE.mp4 | tee LOCAL_FILE.mp4 | mplayer -
2013-11-28 11:25:26
User: flatcap
Functions: cat ssh tee
6

Securely stream a file from a remote server (and save it locally).

Useful if you're impatient and want to watch a movie immediately and download it at the same time without using extra bandwidth.

This is an extension of snipertyler's idea.

Note: This command uses an encrypted connection, unlike the original.

for k in `seq -w 1 50` ; do ssh 192.168.100.$k uptime ; done
complete -o default -o nospace -W "$(grep -i -e '^host ' ~/.ssh/config | awk '{print substr($0, index($0,$2))}' ORS=' ')" ssh scp sftp
2013-11-19 14:44:41
User: Wamith
Functions: scp ssh
1

I sue this in my .bashrc file

This will also do auto-completion for scp and sftp

ssh remoteUser@remoteHost "tail -f /var/log/scs/remoteLogName" | tee localLogName