X11 tunnel over ssh and then rsh

Nikos Vassiliadis nvass at teledomenet.gr
Fri Aug 22 10:17:35 UTC 2008

On Friday 22 August 2008 12:58:24 Roberto Nunnari wrote:
> Humm.. it's a pity that ssh -Y or -X will only listen on the
> loopback interface, but for sure there are good reasons it
> is done that way.

I guess -X achieves a particular goal, that is being
able to login to a remote box, run X11 apps and make
them use your local X11 display. Everything else is
beyond its scope...

You can however use your favorite NAT to translate
requests for, let's say: to

and have the bound socket exposed to the


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