[Twisted-Python] Question about conch.ssh.forwarding

Paul Swartz z3p at twistedmatrix.com
Sun Jan 11 10:39:37 EST 2004

On Sat, Jan 10, 2004 at 09:40:14PM -0500, Joshua Smith wrote:
> I am working on creating a module for a project involving workstation 
> administration and have been trying to get the ssh port forwarding in 
> conch to work. Anybody have any quick and dirty examples of this? My 
> goal is to be able to forward traffic to our mail server and a central 
> administrative console in a secure fashion. I have had limited success 
> with python controlling the command line ssh, but it is unwieldy 
> compared to doing it natively in python.

Once you have an SSHConnection instance:

    forwarding.SSHListenForwardingFactory(conn, (hostToConnectTo,

Then you can connect to localPortToListenOn any way you want.

       Paul Swartz
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