pdsh - Efficient rsh-like utility, for using hosts in parallel

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name pdsh
Package version 2.27
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 305 B
Download size 119.82 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Pdsh is a high-performance, parallel remote shell utility, similar to dsh.
It has built-in, thread-safe clients for rsh. Pdsh uses a "sliding window"
parallel algorithm to conserve socket resources on the initiating node and
to allow progress to continue while timeouts occur on some connections.
It makes all parallel connections from one client machine, and attempts to
keep 32 (default, can be changed on command line) connections to remote
machines at any given time.  It can run single commands or as an interactive


Package Version Architecture Repository
pdsh_2.27-1_i386.deb 2.27 i386 Ubuntu Universe
pdsh - - -


Name Value
debconf >= 0.5
debconf-2.0 -
genders >= 1.4-1-1
libc6 >= 2.4
libgenders0 -
libltdl7 >= 2.4
openssh-client -
perl -
rsh-client -
ssh << 1:3.8.1p1-9


Type URL
Binary Package pdsh_2.27-1_amd64.deb
Source Package pdsh

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pdsh deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pdsh



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