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Parallel versions of OpenSSH tools

'pssh' provides parallel versions of the OpenSSH tools. They are useful for controlling large numbers of machines simultaneously. The package includes parallel versions of ssh, scp, and rsync, as well as a parallel kill command.


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Download version 2.3.1 (stable)
released on 2 February 2012


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License:GPLv2Janet Casey6 October 2004

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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 3 March 2017.


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