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Windows 7: SSH Tunnel Linux > Windows rdp

1 Week Ago   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
SSH Tunnel Linux > Windows rdp

Hello all , i want to be able to rdp my lan hosts from any public address thorough my Linux machine.
I have do the following steps:
1] installed open ssh on windows 7 . tested and was able to connect.
2] Local port forwarding : ssh -L 3389:localhost:3389 admin@
3] Port forwarding from my router to inside linux machine on port 3389.
The connection established from linux to windows on ssh and the 3389 on the linux machine started to listen.

but when i try to connect on rdp to my linux machine on port 3389 that will forword to my windows machine on the lan
the rdp is freezing and i write failed got broken pipe error on ssh.

anything i can do to make this works ?

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