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Old 06-21-2008, 04:53 PM   #1
lothario
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from Win XP, remotely execute a command on Linux using ssh


I have:
a linux system with full ssh access to it (including root)
a Windows XP PC

From the XP, I often use Putty to ssh into this linux system.

Now I would like to:

a. Execute just these test scripts (and nothing else):
/home/me/scripts/full_batch
/home/me/scripts/half_batch

b. On the linux system

c. From XP

d. Without using Putty (a full ssh session)



In other words, can I do something this:
ssh me@myLinuxSystem '/home/me/scripts/full_batch'
but from the command line in XP?

Then I can automate this and let it run when certain events occur on XP.
 
Old 06-21-2008, 05:42 PM   #2
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Plink (PuTTY Link).

This is a command line version of PuTTY.
Similiar to OpenSSH ... the last option is a command to be executed.

Usage: plink [options] [user@]host [command]
 
Old 06-21-2008, 05:49 PM   #3
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Great. Thanks.
 
Old 06-21-2008, 05:59 PM   #4
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D'oh not fast enough lol

Last edited by phirestalker; 06-21-2008 at 06:01 PM. Reason: dxqcanada beat me to it
 
  


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