Dealing with roaming machines
dtucker at zip.com.au
Fri Dec 26 03:19:30 EST 2014
On Tue, Dec 23, 2014 at 8:51 AM, martin f krafft <madduck at madduck.net>
> I'd kinda like OpenSSH to connect to all three IPs at once, since
> only one will ever be answered at any one time.
You could do that with a ProxyCommand: have it connect() to all addresses
returned by DNS, use the first one to return and close the others. Writing
such a tool would be fair simple, and I would be surprised if something
like that doesn't already exist.
> Or it should try them in quick succession.
Try "ConnectTimeout 1s" or similar in your config for that host.
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