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Re: [suse-security] Open port in SuSEfirewall2
  • From: "Terje J. Hanssen" <nteknikk@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2006 01:25:37 +0200
  • Message-id: <4536B7F1.7020507@xxxxxxxx>
Joe Morris (NTM) wrote:
> Terje J. Hanssen wrote:
>
>> First, after entering the above command on the local host (alfa, Linux),
>> is it possible to connect back again to local host using ssh through the
>> router's (netsreen) external ip address, i.e. something similar to
>>
>> ssh 1.2.3.4 22
>>
>>
> man ssh. Your syntax may work for telnet, but not ssh. If you are
> specifying the port, use -p. Since default is 22, no need for
> specifying. You syntax may be causing you problems.
>

This topic is solved as already posted; the problem was the router's
firewall port forwarding. When that first worked, I also got command
error and found out that the right syntax was "ssh 1.2.3.4" ;)

Terje


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