How to SSH into router and port forward to lan?

Discussion in 'Tomato Firmware' started by conical, Sep 12, 2007.

  1. conical

    conical LI Guru Member

    I've got SSH all set up on the router. Now I want to Port Forward from SSH on the router to a computer on the internal lan. I can't seem to access anything on the Lan. Any ideas?
  2. HennieM

    HennieM Network Guru Member

    Don't understand. Steps/picture/more info would help.
  3. conical

    conical LI Guru Member

    More info

    I'm talking about ssh port forwarding. I'm trying to do somethink like this from Plink(command line version of putty):

    plink -L 2000:[IP in Lan]:3389 root@[Router IP]

    The point is to connect to remote desktop through an SSH tunnel and possibly other services if I can get this to work.
  4. HennieM

    HennieM Network Guru Member

    Got me. Sorry
  5. beansbaxter

    beansbaxter LI Guru Member

    This works for me:
    plink.exe -l root -L[IP in LAN]:3389 [Router IP]
  6. conical

    conical LI Guru Member


    Thanks beanbaxter works great. I thought I tried that, guess not. Sometimes it just helps when someone else confirms something can be done.
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