[linux] Force mountd to use UDP

Evan Martin martine at danga.com
Sat Dec 4 23:16:49 PST 2004


On Fri, Dec 03, 2004 at 12:54:06PM -0800, zanfur at zanfur.com wrote:

> I think the piece you need is "vtun", which will do the udp/tcp conversion

> for you. So, make an ssh tunnel, tunnel vtun through that (unless you

> want to rely upon vtun's encryption), and set up udp vtun tunnels for the

> nfs traffic.


A warning, though: someone cryptanalyst semirecently took a look at vtun
and reported its encryption was no good at all. Apparently the authors
didn't know how crytography actually worked.

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Evan Martin
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