[Twisted-Python] simple example for twisted ssh server with public key authentification

Gelonida N gelonida at gmail.com
Mon Aug 6 03:30:47 EDT 2012

On 08/05/2012 01:59 AM, Duncan McGreggor wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 4, 2012 at 3:23 PM, Gelonida N <gelonida at gmail.com
> <mailto:gelonida at gmail.com>> wrote:
>     Hi,
>     I just wanted to be sure, whether anybody has a small example snippet of
>     a twisted ssh server with public key authentification.
> So, um, simple? Not sure if I can help you there ;-) This was simple at
> one point, when it was part of an IRC logging bot that offered an SSH
> shell (manhole) to manipulate live objects, but it has since been split
> out into its own project:
> https://github.com/dreamhost/dreamssh
> Best case scenario, it provides what you need.
> Worst case scenario, you can fork it and remove all the crap that you
> don't need ;-)
> Note that dreamssh provides the Twisted-standard manhole interpreter, as
> well as a custom "echo" interpreter, intended to offer an example of how
> to create your own ssh shell (I've started using this in a text-based
> adventure game, with the ultimate goal of using it as the interface for
> a Twisted-base MUD).

Thanks Duncan,

I'll look into it, but it defeinitely sounds like a good starting point 
(looking at the project description)

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