[plug] multiple commands in a single ssh connection

Gregory Orange gregory.orange at metoceanengineers.com
Fri Oct 10 12:20:44 WST 2008

Adam Hewitt wrote:
> Hi All,
> I have a requirement to write a script that is able to send multiple
> lines of commands via a single ssh connection. I have tried a whole
> bunch of things but nothing seems to be working and google isn't being
> friendly.
> Is this actually possible and if so can someone give me a pointer?

tar cf - . | ssh username at host '(cd /newdir; tar xf -)'

Does that help?

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