Re: [SLE] Remotely managing a friend's computer
From: Kenneth Schneider (suselist_at_rtsx.com)
To: SLE <email@example.com> Date: Wed, 10 Dec 2003 12:16:00 -0500
> >Then I used ssh to do most of the admin work. I put an entry in my /etc/hosts
> >file for the current IP address. If ssh ever failed to connect (because of
> >an IP change) I would just go look at the last email sent and pluck the new
> >IP address out of it and I was good for another month.
> >It's an easy thing to do.
> OK, I think I understand this email technique. However, how do I know
> what the address is? There's NAT going in the external router.
You will need to setup forwarding on the router for the ip and any
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