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The ISM project is a simple CLI script. ISM collects all your hosts from your ~/.ssh/config file, expect host that starts with a *.

The biggest advantage of ISM over similar programs ISM can handle Include rules. Which is very usefull if you working with dozens of hosts.

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Getting Started

To get a local copy up and running follow these simple steps.


  1. Install by pip
pip install ism
  1. From source
git pull
cd ism
pip install . 


After install, you can simply open ISM by ism in terminal. Use arrow keys to select a host then press Enter. A SSH will open on the same terminal with the selected host.


See the open issues for a list of proposed features (and known issues).


Contributions are what make the open source community such an amazing place to be learn, inspire, and create. Any contributions you make are greatly appreciated.

  1. Fork the Project
  2. Create your Feature Branch (git checkout -b feature/AmazingFeature)
  3. Commit your Changes (git commit -m 'Add some AmazingFeature')
  4. Push to the Branch (git push origin feature/AmazingFeature)
  5. Open a Pull Request


Distributed under the GPLv3 License. See LICENSE for more information.


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