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Terminal - Commands using ssh - 304 results
ssh [email protected] -i my_openssh_key.ssh -p 9999
2013-03-10 12:37:19
User: motopig
Functions: ssh
-8

use .ssh file to login the server

ssh <remoteuser>@<remoteserver> \ 'mysqldump -u <user> -p<password> <database>' \ | mysql -u <user> -p<password> <database>
2013-03-05 19:20:52
User: kvcrawford
Functions: ssh
Tags: mysql ssh sync
0

There must be no space between -p and the password

ssh [email protected] "cat /remote/music/dir/*.mp3" | mpg123 -
2013-02-15 20:03:21
User: erix
Functions: mpg123 ssh
Tags: ssh Linux mpg123
-1

This is just a quick and dirty way to play remote audio files *locally* in your PC.

The best way is to mount the remote Music directory into the local FS, say by using sshfs:

sshfs [email protected]:/remote/music/dir/ /mnt/other_pc/

rsync -a -v --stats -e ssh /home root@<newserver>:/root/
ssh [email protected] -t ssh [email protected] uuencode -m testfile1.tar - | uudecode > testfile1.tar
2013-01-28 17:06:00
User: djt78
Functions: ssh uudecode uuencode
0

cat didn't seem to work with binaries to well for me, the above command seemed to do the trick.

Opps should be pointed out its going through a "hop" box (which is why I was searching here in first place), only need the last bit (after the -t) if doing it directly from one box to another...

ssh -t [email protected] 'sudo bash -c "ls /var/log && cat /etc/passwd"'
cat ~/.ssh/id_rsa.pub | ssh [email protected] 'cat >> ~/.ssh/authorized_keys'
ssh -t HOSTNAME 'tail -f LOGFILE' | while read; do growlnotify -t "TITLE" -m "$REPLY"; done
for host in $HOSTNAMES; do ping -q -c3 $host && ssh $host 'command' & for count in {1..15}; do sleep 1; jobs | wc -l | grep -q ^0\$ && continue; done; kill %1; done &>/dev/null
for host in $MYHOSTS; do ping -q -c3 $H 2>&1 1>/dev/null && ssh -o 'AllowedAuthe ntications publickey' $host 'command1; command2' & for count in 1 2 3 4 5; do sleep 1; jobs | wc -l | grep -q ^0\$ && continue; done; kill %1; done
2012-11-13 23:12:27
User: a8ksh4
Functions: grep host jobs kill ping sleep ssh wc
0

Execute commands serially on a list of hosts. Each ssh connection is made in the background so that if, after five seconds, it hasn't closed, it will be killed and the script will go on to the next system.

Maybe there's an easier way to set a timeout in the ssh options...

diff -u <(ssh -t [email protected] sudo cat /dir1/file1) <(ssh -t [email protected] sudo cat /dir2/file2)
ssh remotehosts;date
2012-11-09 01:14:24
User: kiiwii
Functions: ssh
-3

Run this within a steady screen session.

You can get the approximate time when the remote server went down or other abnormal behavior.

rsync -ayz -e ssh --exclude=/proc --exclude=/sys --exclude=/dev / [email protected]:/MNTDIR
2012-11-06 09:43:42
User: bones
Functions: rsync ssh
7

Copies the complete root-dir of a linux server to another one, where the new harddisks formated and mountet. Very useful to migrate a root-server to another one.

knife ssh name:* -x ec2-user -i ~/.ssh/aws-west.pem "hostname"
2012-11-06 00:14:01
User: rwilson04
Functions: ssh
0

runs the specified ssh command on all chef nodes

ssh-add ~/.ssh/KEY_PAIR_NAME.pem
2012-11-03 02:59:52
User: brockangelo
Functions: ssh ssh-add
Tags: ssh EC2
-1

This command adds your pem key to SSH so that you no longer have to manually specify it when connecting to EC2 instances.

# you can do this:

ssh ec2-instance.amazonaws.com

# instead of this:

ssh -i ~/.ssh/KEY_PAIR_NAME.pem ec2-instance.amazonaws.com

ssh -XfC -c blowfish [email protected] Xephyr dpms -fullscreen -query localhost :5
2012-11-01 18:59:57
User: hute37
Functions: ssh
Tags: ssh X Xephyr xdmcp
-1

ssh compresion -C option ...

on slow connection VNC performs better but in local LAN native secure X protocol is an option

ssh -t [email protected]_host tmux attach
2012-10-12 17:55:50
User: shadow_id
Functions: ssh
Tags: ssh tmux
0

if you use tmux and wish to automatically reattach you previously detached sessions when logging in.

cat .ssh/id_dsa.pub | ssh <HOST> "mkdir -p .ssh && tee -a .ssh/authorized_keys"
ssh [email protected] "cat path/filename.mp3" | mplayer -
sshpass -p 'sshpssword' ssh -t <sshuser>@<remotehost> "echo <sudopassword> | sudo -S <command>"
2012-09-13 20:27:13
User: dynaguy
Functions: ssh
Tags: ssh sudo sshpass
3

Example: remote install an application(wine).

sshpass -p 'mypssword' ssh -t [email protected] "echo 'mypassword' | sudo -S apt-get install wine"

Tested on Ubuntu.

s() { screen -d -RR -m -S "$1" -t "$USER"@"$1" ssh "$1"; }
2012-09-07 23:02:52
User: salamando
Functions: screen ssh
Tags: ssh screen Linux
5

Use as: $ s host1

Will ssh to remote host upon first invocation. Then use C-a d to detatch. Running "s host1" again will resume the shell session on the remote host. Only useful in LAN environment. You'd want to start the screen on the remote host over a WAN.

Adapted from Hack 34 in Linux Server Hacks 2nd Addition.

sudo ssh -D 88 -fN [email protected]
ssh -l username server.tdl "tar -czf - /home/username/public_html" | tar -xzf -