Linspect Commander is
a software utility for Windows. It allows
you to execute commands on remote Linux or Unix servers over an SSH-secured
connection without logging in and running the commands manually.
Linspect Commander can be
useful for system administrators and programmers who often need to
restart various server-side components (servers, daemons or other
running programs) in order to do the development/debugging. It comes
really handy even if you are setting up a Linux/Unix system and need to
restart e.g. Samba, Tomcat, or the whole server to apply the new
Linspect Commander allows
you to execute commands on remote Linux/Unix systems by clicking buttons
on your Windows desktop. It is secure and easy to use.
Using Linspect Commander
you can set up commands you use most frequently and run them just by
choosing a server from the list and clicking a desired command button.
Upon executing a command you will also see the output it produces in the
console window. This way you can easily find out e.g. what is the
current status of a running server system (who is logged in, what is in
the access log etc.). You can also customize each command and save your
preferences for future use.
Linspect Commander does not
keep the connection open. It connects to a server just when you execute
a command. It waits for the output (or for a timeout of 15 seconds) and
disconnects from the server.
Windows 9x/2k/XP networked machine, and possibly an access to a server
running SSH, so as you can try executing some remote commands.
Main features and
advantages include the following:
A very fast and
comfortable way of executing remote commands and receiving the output.
Secure SSH connection
and authentication, ready for the Internet environment
Easy to use visual
interface with simple setup
List of servers stored
in a standard XML configuration file
No need of
server-side installation or configuration
The size of the whole
installation package is less than 1 MB
Linspect Commander is
freeware. You can download it and use it free of charge
If you find Linspect
Commander useful or if you wish to add more functionality to it, just
send us your suggestions. We will try to implement most popular
suggestions / improvements into the software, so as it becomes even