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Package: openssh-client (1:7.4p1-10)

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secure shell (SSH) client, for secure access to remote machines

This is the portable version of OpenSSH, a free implementation of the Secure Shell protocol as specified by the IETF secsh working group.

Ssh (Secure Shell) is a program for logging into a remote machine and for executing commands on a remote machine. It provides secure encrypted communications between two untrusted hosts over an insecure network. X11 connections and arbitrary TCP/IP ports can also be forwarded over the secure channel. It can be used to provide applications with a secure communication channel.

This package provides the ssh, scp and sftp clients, the ssh-agent and ssh-add programs to make public key authentication more convenient, and the ssh-keygen, ssh-keyscan, ssh-copy-id and ssh-argv0 utilities.

In some countries it may be illegal to use any encryption at all without a special permit.

ssh replaces the insecure rsh, rcp and rlogin programs, which are obsolete for most purposes.

Tags: Implemented in: C, User Interface: Command Line, interface::shell, network::client, Network Protocol: SFTP, SSH, Role: role::program, security::authentication, Security: Cryptography, Interface Toolkit: uitoolkit::ncurses, use::login, Purpose: Transmission, Works with: Files

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Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 786.6 kB4,724.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 758.8 kB4,106.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 681.0 kB3,782.0 kB [list of files]
armel 704.2 kB4,345.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 721.9 kB3,585.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 727.3 kB4,098.0 kB [list of files]
hurd-i386 818.1 kB4,709.0 kB [list of files]
i386 822.7 kB4,729.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-amd64 755.2 kB4,098.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-i386 817.3 kB4,713.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 725.4 kB4,129.0 kB [list of files]
mips 787.5 kB4,820.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 776.1 kB4,610.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 804.5 kB4,832.0 kB [list of files]
powerpc 703.5 kB4,714.0 kB [list of files]
powerpcspe (unofficial port) 707.8 kB4,586.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 711.1 kB4,978.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 703.6 kB4,594.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 737.6 kB4,442.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 784.1 kB3,914.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 683.9 kB4,063.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 763.5 kB4,033.0 kB [list of files]