PHP library for IOS devices

Jay Mitchell jay at
Fri Dec 7 12:19:24 UTC 2012

Heaps, but I started my search here:


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From: ku po [mailto:cciehelps at] 
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Subject: Re: PHP library for IOS devices

I can imagine this could be very powerful tool if completed.
Just wondering, is there any existing Cisco libraries/tools in any
Pearl maybe?

On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 11:35 PM, Ray Soucy <rps at> wrote:

> Quick note as many on-list may find this useful.
> I've maintained a PHP class to connect to IOS devices over telnet and 
> parse the output into something useful for various internal tools for 
> a few years now.  I've recently worked with the author of phpseclib to 
> create an SSH version of the library.
> It's still in a pre-release state until I have time to clean it up, 
> but I've uploaded an archive of the SSH version and the modified 
> phpseclib for anyone who needs in the meantime.
> You can find it at the bottom of the Cisco for PHP page:
> --
> Ray Patrick Soucy
> Network Engineer
> University of Maine System
> T: 207-561-3526
> F: 207-561-3531
> MaineREN, Maine's Research and Education Network

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