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From "Darren Spruell" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Locating the terminal's IP
Date Wed, 31 Jan 2007 18:10:50 GMT
On 1/31/07, Liz Kim <> wrote:
> Hi,
> This may be a simple question but I am a bit confused...
> Any input will be appreciated!!
> If the client is on a machine A then logs on to a different server B using
> ssh...
> then starts a web browser from the ssh and tries to access a site on server
> C.
> I've noticed that in the access logfiles, C only sees the IP of B since B is
> making all the requests..
> Is there a way to find out the actual IP address of the machine the client
> is on - A?

Ask someone on B to report what IP address the SSH connection from A
originated from.

This is the nature of tunneling to a remote system.


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