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HowtoForge: Tunneling NFS Over SSH

Sep 28, 2006, 05:15 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Falko Timme for this link. ]

"The goal of this howto is building a NFS server that works on a SSH tunnel. This way all traffic between your hosts and the file server is encrypted and thus more secure

"Normally you should enter a password every time you try to establish a SSH connection but since we could be mounting at bootup we will use ssh-keygen to create a keypair so we can login without entering a password. We will, however, limit that login session to executing just one command..."

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