ssh-tunnel for Xymon allows to monitor remote systems that are only reachable via ssh, like DMZ hosts, remote datacenters or hosts blocked by (local) firewalls.
It is especially helpful for remote locations with a lot of hosts to monitor
that report to
xymonproxy that in turn reports via
ssh-tunnel to the Xymon
All credits go to Padraig Lennon, he is the original creator and author of ssh-tunnel and published it on https://wiki.xymonton.org/doku.php/addons:ssh_tunnel
Added features in the version of ssh-tunnel available below:
include-statements of modularized
- establish compression for the ssh tunnels
- make the remote port configurable to allow the
- added documentation
The patched version simply adds a
pX (X=1, 2, …) to the original version.
All patched versions prior to 0.0.5p1 were not made available to the public.