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Get the version of sshd on a remote system

Terminal - Get the version of sshd on a remote system
ssh -vN hostname 2>&1 | grep "remote software version"
2009-03-31 18:28:41
User: sud0er
Functions: grep hostname ssh
Get the version of sshd on a remote system

I used this to confirm an upgrade to an SSH daemon was successful


There are 2 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives

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I like the above better, but telnet hostname 22 also works, as does nc hostname 22

Comment by sud0er 347 weeks and 3 days ago

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