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cloud_ssh_config generates ssh config file content from given cloud service

Project description

Autocomplete SSH hosts for AWS

Setup autocompletion

To get it working you need to install bash-completion and boto3 python library.

On MacOS X run:

$ brew install bash-completion

Create symlink to .bash_autocompletion file in your home folder:

$ ln -sf  $(pwd)/.bash_autocompletion ~/

Import .bash_autocompletion in your ~/.bashrc:

$ echo 'source ~/.bash_autocompletion' >> ~/.bashrc
$ . ~/.bash.rc


The easiest way to install cloud_ssh_config is to use pip:

$ pip install cloud_ssh_config

or from sources:

$ git clone
$ cd cloud_ssh_config
$ python3 install

Generating/updating ssh config

Create for ssh config.d folder:

$ mkdir -p ~/.ssh/config.d

To generate or update ssh config for AWS hosts run:

cloud_ssh_config aws > ~/.ssh/config.d/aws

Use -h or --help key to get help and options.


To test autocompletion enter in terminal:

$ ssh host_[TAB]

Supported cloud providers


To get it working you need to run:

$ pip install awscli
$ aws configure

Enter your credentials to get access to the AWS API.

Or you can use environment variables.


Before use it you need register token and run it like:

$ cloud_ssh_config digitalocean --token place_your_token_here

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