nick at craig-wood.com
Mon Mar 19 20:30:07 CET 2007
tereglow <tom.rectenwald at eglow.net> wrote:
> I am trying to convert some Expect/Tcl code into Python by using the
> Pexpect module. The environment is such that authenticated keys are
> disabled although SSH is available. I do not have control over this
> environment, so I'm trying to automate tasks within it via Expect.
> I noticed that, within the Pexpect documentation, it mentions a class
> called "pxssh". Has anyone used this before? If so, I'm having some
> trouble importing it. If I just import pxssh doesn't seem to work;
In what way doesn't it work?
> really am not sure how this is related to Pexpect or how to use it
> from within it.
It works for me according to the documentation
Python 2.4.4 (#2, Jan 13 2007, 17:50:26)
[GCC 4.1.2 20061115 (prerelease) (Debian 4.1.1-21)] on linux2
Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
>>> import pxssh
>>> s = pxssh.pxssh()
>>> s.login("localhost", "user", "password")
>>> s.sendline("ls -l")
>>> print s.before
-rw-r--r-- 1 user user 936 Nov 3 14:52 #z.c#
-rw-r--r-- 1 user user 221 Jan 30 11:51 z~
I'm using the debian packaged version 2.1-1 with python 2.4
Nick Craig-Wood <nick at craig-wood.com> -- http://www.craig-wood.com/nick
More information about the Python-list