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Re^2: Tunneling DBD::mysql connections over SSH without using external programs

by wwinfrey (Acolyte)
on Apr 12, 2013 at 02:47 UTC ( #1028261=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Tunneling DBD::mysql connections over SSH without using external programs
in thread Tunneling DBD::mysql connections over SSH without using external programs

I agree that a VPN would help certainly fix the problem, but again - I have a design requirement that states that there can be no external dependencies. The solution must live completely within the Perl code.

Another restriction is that I am trying to avoid any bootstrapping of the remote system, and using a VPN would defeat this requirement as well.


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Re^3: Tunneling DBD::mysql connections over SSH without using external programs
by salva (Abbot) on Apr 12, 2013 at 07:58 UTC
    OpenSSH has native support for creating VPNs (no external programs required). Though it must be enabled on the configuration and requires root access.

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