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Using DropCopy through an SSH tunnel to a machine internal to a Router
March 23, 2012
8:00 pm
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I use ShareTool for screen sharing and file sharing from my laptop to home and use DropCopy constantly at home. How can I arrange DropCopy so it will use the ShareTool tunnel when I'm away -- my home machine is NATed; not an exposed host but has a fixed address on my LAN. I also use dynDNS to link my domain name to the IP address of my router.

October 9, 2018
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I have SSH access to the home network, and I can connect to the gateway machine "Lounge". (e.g. 192.168.1.100). You could then open up a web browser to 127.0.0.1:8080 on the computer you created the tunnel with and up would pop the router interface.

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