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OpenSSH common mistakes, tips, and tricks

Posted 10-14-2014 at 11:09 PM by sag47

Here's a post about common mistakes I see made with SSH. A few shortcuts to being more productive when you have a complicated server network. And other neat tips and tricks.

authorized_keys Permissions

The most common problem I see new users attempting to use public key auth is to get the permissions wrong either on their home directory, .ssh directory, or authorized_keys file. Luckily, the openssh project provides a helpful FAQ answer.

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Hacking SSH: un-forward local ports

Posted 02-04-2010 at 09:36 AM by Web31337 (In The Middle Of Nowhere [edK's blog])

Yesterday I was trying to implement a feature allowing me to unforward the ports while connected.
Here is current development progress(which is stopped atm) but the beta-version of solution has been released.
p.s. I also posted that to OpenSSH developers.
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