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Re: [vox-tech] Another cool ssh feature
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Re: [vox-tech] Another cool ssh feature

On Fri, May 11, 2001 at 11:24:30AM -0700, Chris Lupo wrote:
> If I want to run some sort of X app from my machine at school, I can't
> redirect display to an internal machine at home.  But, ssh automatically
> tunnels X11 through the masquerading machine.  This is awesome!  No need
> to redirect the display on the remote machine, and no need to allow xhost
> permission on the local machine.

We did exactly that the other day - Melissa needed access to some content
on UCD's library webserver or something, but you can only get to it
via a UCD host.  Since we're on PacBell, we just "ssh -X"'d into her
UCD account and ran "netscape".  Fun!  Saved a trip to campus!


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