You can use putty. PuTTY is a free implementation of Telnet and SSH for
Win32 platforms, along with an xterm terminal emulator. You can download

Good luck

-----Original Message-----
From: otherguy [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
Sent: Tuesday, July 29, 2003 12:34 AM
To: David Smith
Subject: Re: [PHP-DB] hi (php-SSH)

On Monday, July 28, 2003, at 10:19  PM, David Smith wrote:

> Suman Aluru wrote:
>> hi ,
>>  is there any way to write a PHP program for SSH.
>> I want to establish a SSH connection and work some commands in the
>> remote system and close the connection.
> Yes, just do this (uses an SSH key file):
> <?php
>    echo "Executing remote command...<br />";
>    echo `ssh -i /path/to/key/file [EMAIL PROTECTED] ls /tmp`;
>    echo "Done executing remote command.<br />";
> ?>
> Use an SSH key file so you won't have to provide a password. I do this
> all the time for system administration, works great for inter-host
> communication.

If you're going to go this route, I would suggest that you read up on
the security issues inherent in using a non-passworded key file - and
make sure that the privileges on the remote host are set accordingly.

-Cameron Wilhelm

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