1. Marcel38's Avatar
    I'm excited to show that is now possible to run SSH Sessions from your PlayBook!

    Giant leap ahead ... and this is just the beginning I hope.
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    10-22-11 04:41 AM
  2. meierjn's Avatar
    Nice! Is there a client available or what are you using to connect?
    10-22-11 07:07 AM
  3. xsacha's Avatar
    Just a note that I have an interop client that allows the Playbook to connect to itself via ssh. This can be used in conjunction with this SSH app.
    10-22-11 07:15 AM
  4. whoppo's Avatar
    something that should have been available from day one...

    ... so are you going to give us any more info or just tease us with a screenshot?
    10-22-11 06:54 PM
  5. xsacha's Avatar
    What more info do you want?
    You run the program and you can SSH in to remote server.

    If you want Playbook Connect first, you can SSH in to Playbook too.
    10-22-11 08:47 PM
  6. zoban's Avatar
    You don't say what app you are running nor a link to the app .. I think that is what they mean by more info..
    10-22-11 08:53 PM
  7. niazdokrat's Avatar
    i think on his blog it says connectBot.
    10-22-11 11:53 PM
  8. Marcel38's Avatar
    i think on his blog it says connectBot.
    This is Android Player with ConnectBot, thought you would have know it
    10-23-11 06:06 AM
  9. MisterMe11's Avatar
    Can someone explain the significance?
    10-23-11 08:50 AM
  10. BuzzStarField's Avatar
    Can someone explain the significance?
    SSH is the secure protocol used by admins to sign into servers from a remote location and execute commands. This is not particularly useful to the average users but being able to execute commands from your PlayBook is great for an admins who needs to handle an emergency situation.
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    10-23-11 08:59 AM
  11. kill_9's Avatar
    So now we have two options for those of us needing SSH access to remote systems.

    1. Android ConnectBot
    2. WebShell
    3. BBSSH (once the BlackBerry Native Software Development Kit 2.0 is released according to Marc)

    From my BlackBerry smartphone I have been using BBSSH and lately WebShell. From my BlackBerry tablet I have been using WebShell.
    10-23-11 09:13 AM
  12. Superfly_FR's Avatar
    The same goes with MS RDP (remote desktop protocol), check the sticky about running android apps. Works like a charm, thanks to the author(s) and porter(s).
    10-23-11 10:57 AM
  13. Skateman1972's Avatar
    Here u see the RDP application working on Android Player.

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    10-23-11 11:02 AM