[SATLUG] Add line or character delay to ssh session

Aaron Hackney aaron at aaronhackney.com
Tue Sep 7 12:34:07 CDT 2010


On Tue, Sep 7, 2010 at 11:54 AM, c P <sargonemail at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Tue Sep 7 10:01:38 CDT 2010 Aaron Hackney wrote:
> .....
>> So, I've googled my brains out, but I can't find any references to
>> this. What I am looking to do is delay my line feeds to an ssh
>> session. That is, when I am copy and pasting code to an ssh session, I
>> would like a 30ms delay before or after the line feed before it
>> attempts to send another line.
>>
>> I have come up with solutions for this using M$ Windows based software
>> (Teraterm & SercureCRT ,but no putty), however I'm looking for a
>> command line equivalent in Linux ssh CLI sessions.
>>
>> If it helps to understand the problem, I have outlined the M$
>> solutions here: http://www.networksa.org/?p=176
>>
>
> Well, under a unix shell, you can always paste to a file, then feed
> the file to an awk script which pauses for the appropriate amount of
> time before echoing the line to the appropriate display device.
> Complexities of completely automating this / dealing with
> non-printable/displayable characters (e.g.  offer all available
> display devices to paste to, grab from buffer, etc.) left as an
> exercise.
>
> Craig

True enough. I was hoping for something simpler like the line-delay
option in the other ssh clients that perhaps I was ignorant of....

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