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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 To:  Sven Vogel <acidlog at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] understanding problem with ssh
 Date:  Sat, 26 Feb 2005 16:07:31 -0500
On Sat, 26 Feb 2005 19:03:08 +0100, Sven Vogel <acidlog at gmail dot com> wrote:
> i have two computers one windows an one linux. on my linux run a ssh deamon.
> 
> this computers are connected with a hub and then with the lan
> interface in my sokris. the wan interface set up a pppoe dsl
> connection to the isp.
> 
> when i use the windows computer with the internal ip so i can connect
> with the linux ssh.
> 
> but when i use the external isp ip to connect my linux workstation i
> get no connection. a ping works to my dynamic ip but not the ssh.
> whats the problem. i have setup a rule and nat to my linux workstation
> but i dont get a connection. what can i do?
> 

Sounds like you're trying to SSH to the public IP from the LAN.  If
that's the case, see: http://m0n0.ch/wall/docbook/faq-lannat.html

It should work fine from the internet, though opening SSH to the
entire internet is usually a bad idea.

-Chris