[ubuntu-za] 3G modem

Charl Wentzel charl.wentzel at vodamail.co.za
Tue Oct 6 15:23:20 BST 2009


On Tue, 2009-10-06 at 16:14 +0200, Michael Gorven wrote:
> On Tuesday 06 October 2009 15:50:01 Sudhashen Naicker wrote:
> > Why would you avoid reverse ssh if possible?
> 
> Firstly it requires another server to act as the tunnel endpoint, and it 
> introduces more parts which can fail. It will also increase the latency, and 
> uses extra bandwith at the tunnel endpoint.
> 

Ok, sounds fair.  But if I have an existing server on the Internet
already and we are only talking about occasional http traffic where
performance is not critacal, then it should work fine, right?

Charl




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