How to install pssh on Debian or Ubuntu Linux

Fig.01: Installing pssh on Debian/Ubuntu Linux

Fig.01: Installing pssh on Debian/Ubuntu Linux

To install pssh (parallel ssh) program on Debian or Ubuntu Linux, enter:
$ sudo apt install pssh
Sample outputs:

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
The following NEW packages will be installed:
  pssh
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 33.2 kB of archives.
After this operation, 143 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Get:1 http://httpredir.debian.org/debian/ jessie/main pssh all 2.3.1-1 [33.2 kB]
Fetched 33.2 kB in 16s (2022 B/s)
debconf: delaying package configuration, since apt-utils is not installed
Selecting previously unselected package pssh.
(Reading database ... 61621 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack .../archives/pssh_2.3.1-1_all.deb ...
Unpacking pssh (2.3.1-1) ...
Setting up pssh (2.3.1-1) ...

Examples and usage: How to use parallel ssh (PSSH) for executing ssh in parallel on a number of Linux/Unix/BSD servers

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