forwarding data ?

John Davidorff Pell johnpell at
Sun Apr 3 08:53:11 EST 2005

I think that netcat might do some/all of what you're looking for,  
though I'm not sure. Have you looked at it?


On 31 Mar 2005, at 14:09, Ed White wrote:

>> I guess you could say that, but I would rather say that you're trying
>> to use a tool for a task that it wasn't designed to perform.
> I don't think so. I think OpenSSH should provide a simple feature  
> like this
> one. A simple crypted proxy.
> ssh binds to localhost 31337 and when you connect to that port, it  
> starts a
> connection to your server sshd. That's it. So you could do this
> $ telnet localhost 31337
> instead of
> $ ssh server
>> You could try running faucet[1] with the script on the server to turn
>> it into a TCP service and then use regular port forwarding to  
>> reach it.
> Thanks, faucet did the trick. Howvere I'm using in on the client  
> side, not on
> the server.
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