I have access to a server through ssh, but I want to be able to use that server to surf the web from my computer. I'm not sure if that's called setting up an HTTP proxy through SSH, but I can't modify
/etc/ssh/sshd_config because I'm not
I'm pretty sure there must be a way, because I can ssh to the server and do a
wget there to download a file, and then do an
scp to copy it to my computer. I'm just wondering if there's a simpler way, so I can use my local browser as if it were the browser in the server (basically, I'm trying to download scientific articles in pdf format).