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Re: [OT]: SSH and UDP tunnels

On Tue, Jan 30, 2001 at 06:02:10PM +0100, Turbo Fredriksson wrote:
> We're using radio links quite a lot at work, and those can have
> approx 4Mbit (TCP), but can come up to 6Mbit w/ UDP...
> BreezeCOM DS11 is the radio's...
> Is it possible to use ssh and send the TCP stream through UDP

use vtun or similar tunnelling program.

creating a tunnel by using ppp over ssh is one of the least efficient
ways of doing it.

tunnelling tcp over tcp is prone to long delays. see "Why TCP Over TCP
Is A Bad Idea" at:


> (since ssh mostly use UDP for data transfer, from what I can
> tell)... ?

it doesn't.  ssh is TCP only.


craig sanders <cas@taz.net.au>

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