sshcommand - turn SSH into a thin client specifically for your command

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name sshcommand
Package version 0~20160110.1~2795f65
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 15 B
Download size 3.75 KB
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Simplifies running a single command over SSH, and manages
authorized keys (ACL) and users in order to do so.
It basically simplifies running:
ssh user@server 'ls -l <your-args>'
ssh ls@server <your-args>


Package Version Architecture Repository
sshcommand_0~20160110.1~2795f65-1_all.deb 0~20160110.1~2795f65 all Ubuntu Universe
sshcommand - - -


Name Value
openssh-server -
ssh-server -


Type URL
Binary Package sshcommand_0~20160110.1~2795f65-1_all.deb
Source Package sshcommand

Install Howto

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




2016-01-10 - Alessio Treglia <>
sshcommand (0~20160110.1~2795f65-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 0~20160110.1~2795f65
* Upstream project's moved home
* Override upstream makefile's unnecessary rules in debian/rules
* Build-dep on shellcheck
2015-02-07 - Alessio Treglia <>
sshcommand (0~20150207.1~e6d1655-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Initial release. (Closes: #777335)

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sshpass_1.05-1_i386.deb Non-interactive ssh password authentication
sshuttle_0.76-1_all.deb Transparent proxy server for VPN over SSH
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sslh_1.17-2_i386.deb Applicative protocol multiplexer
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sslsplit_0.4.11+dfsg-2_i386.deb transparent and scalable SSL/TLS interception
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