Forwards connections to your port 2000 to the port 22 of a remote host via ssh tunnel

ssh -NL 2000:remotehost:22 remotehost

By: prayer
2009-03-10 15:09:54

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linuxrawkstar · 619 weeks ago
ssh has a built-in SOCKS proxy for this very thing. Also, if you're going to use -g, then you'll need an IP to bind it to, otherwise, it's just listening on localhost. Same thing goes for -L and -R: ssh -gND remotehost
atoponce · 619 weeks ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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