Mosh | Alt255 Blog

May 28, 2017

mosh is amazaballs

I finally got around to trying out mosh, a “replacement for SSH”. Mosh is pretty darned amazing as well as easy to setup. The immediate benefit I’m seeing is being able to establish a connection from my laptop to a server, close the laptop for minutes/hours, then be able to resume my previous connections right where I left off; no need to ~. close the hung SSH connection, no need to reauthenticate, no need to plug in my YubiKey to access the SSH private key. ... Read more