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How to run and display the result of a shell command ssh with JSch?

I try to use the library JSch – Java Secure Channel make an ssh connection in my Android app, it works.

Now I would like to execute a command and retrieve the result.

I tried several methods that works best is this. However, this method works only in part, because for some reason I can not explain, my program stops at the end of my while loop, yet I’m the result of the command that appears in my log.

Here is my code :

public static String executeRemoteCommand(String username, String password, String hostname, int port) throws Exception {     
JSch jsch = new JSch();
Session session = jsch.getSession(username, hostname, port);
session.setPassword(password);
// Avoid asking for key confirmation
Properties prop = new Properties();
prop.put("StrictHostKeyChecking", "no");
session.setConfig(prop);
session.connect();
Channel channel = session.openChannel("shell");
channel.connect();
DataInputStream dataIn = new DataInputStream(channel.getInputStream());
DataOutputStream dataOut = new DataOutputStream(channel.getOutputStream());
// send ls command to the server
dataOut.writeBytes("ls\r\n");
dataOut.flush();
// and print the response
String line = dataIn.readLine();
String result = line + "\n";
while ((line = dataIn.readLine()) != null) {
result += line + "\n";
Log.i("TAG", "Line: "+line);
}
dataIn.close();
dataOut.close();
channel.disconnect();
session.disconnect();
return result;
}

Does anyone else have a better way to run a command sheel with JSch?

Thank you in advance !