CanonicalHostname and ssh connections through a jumphost

Warlich, Christof christof.warlich at
Tue May 26 15:06:04 AEST 2020

Hi Peter,

thanks for your patience w.r.t. my limited understanding of OpenSSH internals and your detailed explanation.

Peter Stuge <peter at> wrote:

> ...
> In your case I would probably settle on something like:
> Host *.i
>   ProxyCommand ssh -W %hnternal.sub.domain:%p jumphost
> Which allows running "ssh blah.i" to access blah.internal.sub.domain behind jumphost and "ssh blah" to access blah on the local client network.

That's probably the best way to deal with it, again, thanks ��.



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