New meeting time proposal - Tuesday 15:00 UTC

Dan Shearer dan at shearer.org
Wed Jun 4 08:53:13 UTC 2008


On Tue, Jun 03, 2008 at 12:08:55PM -0500, Dustin Kirkland wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 3, 2008 at 11:04 AM, Dan Shearer <dan at shearer.org> wrote:
> >  ssh -o 'ProxyCommand=connect-proxy -H corporatefirewall:80 %h 443' \
> >     myinternethost.example.org
> >
> > where myinternethost is running an sshd on port 443.
> 
> Nice!
> 
> While we're sharing best practices, I run an IRC proxy on my home
> server (currently: bip, previous, dircproxy).  And I use a similar
> command to Dan, also achieving tunneling and encryption via SSH:
> 
> ssh -f -N -p 443 -L 7778:localhost:7778 myinternethost.example.org
> 
> And then I point my IRC client of choice to localhost:7778

So keeping on the theme of sharing, I find -L really confusing and I
wrote this to help:

  http://shearer.org/Ssh_tunnelling

-- 
Dan Shearer
dan at shearer.org




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