Config::Model::OpenSsh - OpenSSH config editor
The following will launch a graphical editor (if Config::Model::TkUI is installed):
sudo cme edit sshd
This command will add a
Host Foo section in
cme modify ssh Host:Foo ForwardX11=yes
This code snippet will remove the
Host Foo section added above:
use Config::Model ; use Log::Log4perl qw(:easy) ; my $model = Config::Model -> new ( ) ; my $inst = $model->instance (root_class_name => 'Ssh'); $inst -> config_root ->load("Host~Foo") ; $inst->write_back() ;
This module provides a configuration editors (and models) for the configuration files of OpenSSH. (
/etc/ssh/sshd_config, /etc/ssh/ssh_config and
This module can also be used to modify safely the content of these configuration files from a Perl programs.
Once this module is installed, you can edit
/etc/ssh/sshd_config with run (as root) :
# cme edit sshd
To edit /etc/ssh/ssh_config, run (as root):
# cme edit ssh
To edit ~/.ssh/config, run as a normal user:
$ cme edit ssh
As mentioned in cme, several user interfaces are available with
cme edit ssh -ui cursesif Config::Model::CursesUI is installed.
cme edit ssh -ui shell.
This software is Copyright (c) 2008-2018 by Dominique Dumont.
This is free software, licensed under:
The GNU Lesser General Public License, Version 2.1, February 1999
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Please report any bugs or feature requests by email to
ddumont at cpan.org, or through the web interface at https://github.com/dod38fr/config-model-openssh/issues. You will be automatically notified of any progress on the request by the system.
The code is open to the world, and available for you to hack on. Please feel free to browse it and play with it, or whatever. If you want to contribute patches, please send me a diff or prod me to pull from your repository :)