Terminal and iTerm uses whatever method they are using to ssh that basically slows down if the network connection to the server is slow. All the commands I type would show up on the screen seconds later. Is there a client I can use where the command would render faster on screen regardless the speed of the network?

P.S., with UDP being blocked, I cannot use mosh.

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As you cannot use mosh, your choices are very limited.

You can use the following perl-based wrapper for the standard OpenSSH command supplied with macOS to enable line-mode:


Remember to read the instructions before use:


  • Okay let me give it a shot.
    – aeroxy
    May 20, 2019 at 2:49
  • This should be on Homebrew, but it's not. Jul 22, 2020 at 10:11

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