I am trying to run a jupyter notebook on remote remote machine user@remote and use it from my local machine. I did

local@host  $ ssh user@remote
password for user@remote: *******
user@remote $ ipython notebook --no-browser --port=8889

On my local machine then I do

local@host  $ ssh -N -L localhost:8888:localhost:8889 user@remote
password for user@remote: *******

when I open this(localhost:8888) in my browser it says

local@host  $ channel 2: open failed: connect failed: Connection refused

Try changing in your command from




  • 2
    Why do you think this would help? – RalfFriedl Jan 27 '19 at 17:03
  • Because that's what worked for me.... – tamtam Jan 27 '19 at 17:38

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