ssh forwarding question
doug at fledge.watson.org
Mon Sep 10 15:39:55 PDT 2007
On Mon, 3 Sep 2007, Beech Rintoul wrote:
> On Monday 03 September 2007, Pollywog said:
>> On Tuesday 04 September 2007 00:13:13 Pollywog wrote:
>>> On Monday 03 September 2007 23:08:45 Predrag Punosevac wrote:
>>>> Pollywog wrote:
>>>>> bind: Can't assign requested address
>>>>> channel_setup_fwd_listener: cannot listen to port: 15901
>>>>> Could not request local forwarding.
>>>> It seems to me that you have a problem with a firewall. Look at
>>>> your own message. It looks like port 15901 is closed for
>>> Here is another clue. Something seems to be wrong with the
>>> lo0: flags=8049<UP,LOOPBACK,RUNNING,MULTICAST> mtu 16384
>>> inet6 fe80::1%lo0 prefixlen 64 scopeid 0x4
>>> inet6 ::1 prefixlen 128
>>> ripple# ping localhost
>> Yes that was the problem. I did this:
>> ifconfig lo0 127.0.0.1 netmask 255.0.0.0
> Make sure you have this line in /etc/rc.conf:
> ifconfig_lo0="inet 127.0.0.1"
This is new with 7.0? I have the above in none of many rc.conf's 4.11 --> 6.2.
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