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I am trying to establish a connection in SSH, to a remotehost...

I am having the following information from my company(example, not real data)...

ssh -p 1234 -L 4321: user3@ -N

They asked me to connect using Linux command, in their environment...

I am trying to connect with the details through my PUTTY terminal from my personal computer...

Which data to give in which place for PUTTY connection?



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Instead of using putty as front end, use Plink in command line :

plink.exe -P 1234 -L 4321 user3@ -N

See and to download it :

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plink, does it work on windows??? Nothing happens when I double click on the exe... – Mannii88 Jun 9 '12 at 18:56
As you can see, it's a *.exe file, so yes, it's for windows. Download the executable, open a windows terminal cmd, type chdir <PATH/TO/EXE/DIR> and my command line. – Gilles Quenot Jun 9 '12 at 18:59
thanks !!! it didn't strike me...Sorry!~ – Mannii88 Jun 9 '12 at 18:59
unknown option -p, i am getting as the message, when i give the command... – Mannii88 Jun 9 '12 at 19:06
Use -P instead. See doc : Thanks to upvote and accept response if it's useful for you ;) – Gilles Quenot Jun 9 '12 at 19:09

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