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|Summary=Mobile shell that supports roaming and intelligent local echo
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|Summary=A replacement for SSH that is resilient to intermittent network connections, and supports roaming (changing) network connections.
 
|CatPkg=net-misc/mosh
 
|CatPkg=net-misc/mosh
|Maintainer=xmw@gentoo.org
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|Homepage=https://mosh.mit.edu/
 
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'''Mosh''' is a ssh client server that is aware of connectivity problems of the original ssh implementation.  Mosh can migrate physical connections and ip addresses while staying connected.  Mosh depends upon [[SSH]].
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'''Mosh''' is a replacement for SSH is resilient to intermittent network connections, and supports roaming (changing) network connections.  Mosh can maintain a remote connection while network connections intermittently go up and down, and routes to the Internet change.  Mosh depends upon {{package|net-misc/openssh}}.  Mosh uses udp ports 60000-61000 sequentially.
  
 
== Installation ==
 
== Installation ==
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Install {{Package|net-misc/mosh}}:
 
Install {{Package|net-misc/mosh}}:
  
<console>###i##emerge net-misc/mosh</console>
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<console>###i## emerge net-misc/mosh</console>
  
 
== Usage ==
 
== Usage ==
  
Mosh requires utf8 locales set to run.
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Mosh requires UTF-8 locales set to run. This is the default for Funtoo Linux if you have not set any specific locales.
 
 
<console>###i##echo "en_US.UTF-8 UTF-8" >> /etc/locale.gen</console>
 
<console>###i##locale-gen</console>
 
<console>###i##eselect locale set en_US.utf8</console>
 
  
 
=== Connecting ===
 
=== Connecting ===
  
remote host only needs running ssh, mosh package installed, and utf8 locale set.
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Remote host only needs running ssh, mosh package installed, and UTF-8 locale set.
 
 
<console>$##i##mosh user@remote-host.com</console>
 
  
[[Category:SSH]]
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<console>$##i## mosh user@remote-host.com</console>
[[Category:Server]]
 
[[Category:Daemons]]
 
 
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Mosh

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Mosh is a replacement for SSH is resilient to intermittent network connections, and supports roaming (changing) network connections. Mosh can maintain a remote connection while network connections intermittently go up and down, and routes to the Internet change. Mosh depends upon net-misc/openssh. Mosh uses udp ports 60000-61000 sequentially.

Installation

Merge

Install net-misc/mosh:

root # emerge net-misc/mosh

Usage

Mosh requires UTF-8 locales set to run. This is the default for Funtoo Linux if you have not set any specific locales.

Connecting

Remote host only needs running ssh, mosh package installed, and UTF-8 locale set.

user $ mosh user@remote-host.com