Commit 20615784 authored by Willi Rath's avatar Willi Rath

Clarify port number

parent 85bfb38c
......@@ -157,11 +157,14 @@ ssh -f -D localhost:54321 user@host.example.com sleep 15
chromium-browser --proxy-server="socks5://localhost:54321"
```
This will open an SSH session that provides a local network socket tunneling
all traffic through `host.example.com` and then tell chromium to use this
socket as aproxy server. (The next step provides a script that bundles this and
handles a few caveats like isolating the tunneled browser session from your
other activities on the internet.)
This will open an SSH session that provides a local network socket listening
on port `54321` that tunnels all traffic through `host.example.com` and then tell
chromium to use this socket as aproxy server. (The next step provides a script
that bundles this and handles a few caveats like isolating the tunneled browser
session from your other activities on the internet.)
_Note that instead of `54321`, we could have used any free non-privileged (number
between 1024 and 65535) port._
### Wrapped in a script
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