web based ssh?

Sam Hartman hartmans at mit.edu
Fri Apr 1 02:10:29 UTC 2016

>>>>> "Henry" == Henry Yen <blinux-mail at AegisInfoSys.com> writes:

    Henry> On Thu, Mar 31, 2016 at 09:29:08AM -0500, John G Heim wrote:
    >> How can an ssh client run in a browser? Maybe the ssh client can
    >> be launched by the browser. But it has to establish a connection
    >> and talk to the server via the ssh protocol on port 22.
    >> Ultimately, it's no different than putty or secureCRT.

You could use websockets and a simple bridge on one server somewhere to
do ssh in a browser.
I don't know if anyone has done so, and the accessibility would be a bit
tricky, but it's definitely possible to runn an ssh in a browser.
There are also Java implementations of ssh that will run in a browser.

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