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

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename pdsh_2.31-3build2_amd64.deb
Package name pdsh
Package version 2.31
Package release 3build2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/net
Homepage https://computing.llnl.gov/linux/pdsh.html
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Download size 105.64 KB
Installed size 284.00 KB
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_2.31-3build2_i386.deb 2.31 i386 Ubuntu Universe
pdsh - - -


Name Value
debconf >= 0.5
debconf-2.0 -
genders >= 1.4-1-1
libc6 >= 2.14
libgenders0 -
libltdl7 >= 2.4.6
openssh-client -
perl -
rsh-client -
ssh << 1:3.8.1p1-9


Type URL
Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Binary Package pdsh_2.31-3build2_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




2018-04-03 - Balint Reczey <rbalint@ubuntu.com>
pdsh (2.31-3build2) bionic; urgency=high
* No change rebuild to pick up -fPIE compiler default
2015-05-06 - Steve Langasek <steve.langasek@ubuntu.com>
pdsh (2.31-3build1) wily; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild with current toolchain, correcting an unexplained
misbuild during the bootstrap.  LP: #1452406.
2014-10-26 - Brian Pellin <bpellin@debian.org>
pdsh (2.31-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Add Italian translation (closes: #764088)
* Verify compliance with 3.9.6 standards.
2014-07-06 - Brian Pellin <bpellin@debian.org>
pdsh (2.31-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Disable dshgroups support. It is exclusive of genders support.
2014-07-05 - Brian Pellin <bpellin@debian.org>
pdsh (2.31-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
* Add dshgroups support.
2013-05-08 - Brian Pellin <bpellin@debian.org>
pdsh (2.29-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version (closes: #692833).
2012-05-09 - Brian Pellin <bpellin@debian.org>
pdsh (2.27-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Danish translation from Joe Dalton (closes: #660542)
2011-09-14 - Brian Pellin <bpellin@debian.org>
pdsh (2.27-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version (closes: #641027)
2011-04-17 - Brian Pellin <bpellin@debian.org>
pdsh (2.22-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
2010-10-01 - Brian Pellin <bpellin@debian.org>
pdsh (2.18-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Drop broken runtime check for the genders library (closes: #598393)

See Also

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peframe_5.0.1+git20170303.0.e482def+dfsg-3_all.deb open source tool to perform static analysis on PE malware
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