The Caffeinated Penguin

musings of a crackpot hacker

SSH Badassery

Posted By on January 18, 2009

Dynamic Forwarding:

Proxying about:

  • SSH to a machine via other machines. This is very useful when hitting machines through the one machine with port 22 forwarded to it. Sure, you can specify an alternate port, but this would allow you to set up convenient aliases ahead of time, which is nice.


Set up pam_ssh – login automatically unlocks your key (which is, likely not a good idea).

SSH ControlMaster:


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