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SSH to a machine's internet address if it is not present on your local network

Terminal - SSH to a machine's internet address if it is not present on your local network
ping localip -c 1 -W 1 &> /dev/null && ssh localip || ssh globalip
2009-02-05 10:40:26
User: trey
Functions: ping ssh
SSH to a machine's internet address if it is not present on your local network

Ping machine once, waiting 1 second for response until failing. Upon fail, ssh globally, otherwise ssh locally.


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if you allow me I would add

for i in {1..254}; do ping -c 1 -W 1 10.1.1.$i | grep 'from'; done

how to find the computer turned on in your network


sudo arp-scan -interface eth0

how to find the routers...

Comment by 0disse0 232 weeks and 5 days ago

Your point of view

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