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PyRexecd

PyRexecd is a standalone SSH server for Windows.

PyRexecd Screenshot

Features:

  • Standalone Win32 app (not a service) that resides in SysTray.
  • Supports a single user / pubkey auth only.
  • Notifies incoming connections via popup.
  • Sends/Receives the clipboard text via stdin/stdout.
  • PyPI Project page: https://pypi.python.org/pypi/PyRexecd/

Prerequisites:

  • Python 3 - http://www.python.org/
  • Paramiko - http://www.paramiko.org/
  • PyWin32 - http://sourceforge.net/projects/pywin32/
  • cxFreeze (optional) - https://pypi.python.org/pypi/cxFreeze

How to Use:

  1. > pip install pyrexecd
  2. Run
    PyRexec.pyw
    .
    It generates a new host key and opens a config directory (
    AppData\Roaming\PyRexecd
    ).
  3. Put your public key into the config dir.
    > copy your\id_rsa.pub authorized_keys
  4. Run
    PyRexec.pyw
    to start the server.
  5. Log into the machine via 2200/tcp.
    $ ssh -p 2200 windows

Command Line Syntax:

> pyrexecd.exe [-d] [-l logfile] [-s sshdir] [-L addr] [-p port]
               [-c cmdexe] [-u username] [-a authkeys] [-h homedir]
       ssh_host_key ...
  • -d
    : Turns on Debug mode (verbose logging).
  • -l logfile
    : Log file path (default:
    pyrexecd.log
    ).
  • -s sshdir
    : Config directory path. (default:
    AppData\Roaming\PyRexecd
    )
  • -L a.b.c.d
    : Specifies the listen address (default:
    127.0.0.1
    ).
  • -p port
    : Specifies the listen port (default:
    2200
    ).
  • -c cmdexe
    : cmd.exe path. (default:
    cmd.exe
    )
  • -u username
    : Username.
  • -a authkeys
    : authorizedkeys path. (default: `authorizedkeys`)
  • -h homedir
    : Home directory path. (default:
    %UserProfile%
    )

Special commands:

Certain SSH command is recognized as special commands:

  • @clipget
    : Receives the clipboard text from Windows.
    $ ssh windows @clipget > clipboard.txt
  • @clipset
    : Sends the clipboard text to Windows.
    $ echo foo | ssh windows @clipset
  • @open
    ,
    @edit
    , and
    @print
    : Windows shell operation. The target pathname should be given from stdin.
    $ echo C:\User\euske\foo.txt | ssh windows @edit

How to Build .exe (requires cx_Freeze):

> pip install cx_Freeze
> python setup_exe.py build

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