[TAG] ssh on debian
Benjamin A. Okopnik
ben at linuxgazette.net
Tue Sep 6 09:59:16 MSD 2005
On Mon, Sep 05, 2005 at 12:18:47PM -0700, Mike Orr wrote:
> Benjamin A. Okopnik wrote:
> >On Mon, Sep 05, 2005 at 04:32:19PM +0200, SYNSPACE - Stephan Hostie wrote:
> >>I installed OpenSSH on my debian sarge machine to secure outside
> >>connection (via putty, no root login).
> >>But now, I cannot run some simple things that I should need.
> >>One is MySQL scripts or Java programs remotely from another machine. To
> > ^^^^^^^^
> >>test what's happening (local php runs nice), i tried according to the
> >>MySQL book if 'telnet localhost 3306' is running. This only tells me,
> > ^^^^^^^^^
> >Seems to me that you've described the problem yourself. If you're trying
> >to find out whether there's anything listening on port 3306 on a
> >_remote_ machine, why would you telnet to that port on your _local_
> I'm sure you didn't mean to berate him like that. Maybe he doesn't know
> a computer has at least two interfaces.
[blink] "Berate"? Mike, I think you've been reading too many
dictionaries lately. That, or you've taken a course in misinterpretation
and passed with high marks. I was not berating anyone, simply pointing
out a misconception on the querent's part.
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