Re: tunnel thru a gateway host to forward x11
Date: 21 Nov 2005 01:15:54 GMT
Darren Tucker <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 2005-11-20, Mike Stone <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Jumphost is managed by another department. No way I can get Netcat or
>> anything like that installed.
> It need not be installed in the system path and does not require any
> special privs, so if you can compile stuff or copy compiled binaries
> onto the jumphost you can put it in, eg, $HOME/bin/ .
Also, it is a little-known fact that bash has some special handling for
the not-quite-a-device-where-I-live file /dev/tcp. It cannot listen,
AFAIK, but can forward stdin to some port just fine.
(Yay for feature bloat!)