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Old 10-24-2003, 02:40 PM   #1
jsbush
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Internet from the command line?


Hey,

I'm connected remotely using SSH to my linux box, and im trying to setup an FTP server. But I'm have a little problem because I forget to foward the port on my router. THe only way I could change that without going home would be to get on the net from my linux box through SSH.

Any idea's?

Thanks
 
Old 10-24-2003, 02:50 PM   #2
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What kind of router? Cause if its Linksys you have to put in a Password only but when you try to access the router thru Lynx or Links which are console web browsers, it will fail cause they think you need to put in a Username.
 
Old 10-24-2003, 02:57 PM   #3
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I got the port forwarded. Used telnet on my linux box to connect to my router.


But I need a way to get the ftp configuration files downloaded onto my linux box.


EDIT: I downloaded vsftpd using ftp.

Thanks for your help.

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