How to telnet to other unix machines and grep log files etc?
quinn at regurgitate.ugcs.caltech.edu
Wed Jul 25 13:22:12 EDT 2001
On 25 Jul 2001 08:42:44 -0700, Chris <bit_bucket5 at hotmail.com> wrote:
>Relative unix newbie. Would like to write a python script to do what
>I do manually--telnet to two different unix machines from a third unix
>machine. Grep through some log files, gather the grep results from
>the different machines and spit them out. I think I need to do
>something with popen, or popen2, or ??? I don't know where to start.
>Any pointers much appreciated.
This is a shell task:
(ssh machine1 'grep foo /sys/log/bar';
ssh machine2 'grep baz /sys/log/faz') >results
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