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Re: Setting up a "reverse proxy"

On Tue, Mar 04, 2003 at 03:32:24PM -0600, Alex Malinovich wrote:
> I really doubt that "reverse proxy" is a correct term, but I don't know
> what else to call this. I want to set up a way to have my laptop be at
> home when I'm not there. I have a number of services running on my LAN
> at home that are only accessible to internal users. I'd like to have
> some way to make my laptop be an "internal user" when I'm not at home.
> Thus far I've been faking it with ssh -X and other methods. Any ideas on
> how I could go about accomplishing this?

Sounds like you want a virtual private network, or VPN ... there are a
number of packages in Debian for this. I don't know which to recommend
as I use one that isn't in Debian (secnet), but other people will
probably have ideas.

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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