How can we improve Azure Cloud Shell?

Allow connection to cloud shell from putty or other clients over ssh

It would be awesome if there was an option to connect via putty or other ssh client to a cloud shell instance. I’m thinking the prompt app on an iPad for ssh to cloudshell to remove any overhead connecting I. A browser

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  • BenTheBuilder commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I agree with this. Being able to access my Cloud Shell from my local system via command-line would be a great feature add. I already treat 'Cloud Shell' as my defacto method to interactive with Azure - this would make it much easier to consume.

  • flybynight commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Also, the browser-based cloud shell is not accessible. Providing a connection via SSH would address this issue.

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