I recently upgraded my machine, and have now found that clusterssh isn't working.
I did a little research, and it appears to be a bug in the current release of Perl Tk, which some distros have been patching to correct. Unfortunately, I update from CPAN, not with the distro, so I'm stuck with the unpatched version of Tk.
I haven't managed to find the patch for Tk either.
Here's the error:
user@sysadmin42 (/home/user) cssh
no event type or button # or keysym at /usr/lib64/perl5/site_perl/5.10.0/x86_64-linux-thread-multi/Tk/Widget.pm line 1105.
at /usr/local/bin/cssh line 1457
My versions are:
clusterssh: 3.24 (just downloaded and reinstalled about 10 minutes ago)
Perl: v5.10.0 built for x86_64-linux-thread-multi
OS: Slamd64 12.2.0
Kernel: Linux sysadmin42 220.127.116.11 #2 SMP PREEMPT Fri Jan 16 17:37:08 EST 2009 x86_64 AMD Athlon(tm) 64 Processor 3800+ AuthenticAMD GNU/Linux
In case anyone else runs into this problem, I found the problem and the fix. It's not a cssh problem directly, but since it breaks it, you should know how to fix it. :)
Tk-804.028 , released 18-Dec-2007 has a bug in it.
There have been two dev releases since then. I can confirm that dev release Tk-804.028_501 fixes the bug.
It doesn't seem to be available through the cpan module, but it is available on CPAN.org.
Grab it, compile it, and install it. You'll be fine after that.
Thank you for posting the fix dude. It worked great!