FYI, I support a remote client without VPN using PuTTY to forward ports through the OpenBSD firewall. This does, of course, require an account to log on the firewall.

I forward the following ports to the iSeries then configure WDSC to use 127.0.0.1 as the system address:

446
449
992
8472
8473
8475
8476
9470
9475
9476

Keep in mind - some of those ports are because I use iSeries Navigator and 5250 with SSL to connect also.
--
Sean Porterfield

-----Original Message-----
From: James Perkins
Sent: Friday, January 09, 2009 13:53

Cool! I'll have to check that out. I use PuTTY and I ses there are all kinds of settings. I will be playing with this for sure.

James R. Perkins


On Fri, Jan 9, 2009 at 10:27, Thorbjørn Ravn Andersen <ravn@xxxxxxxxxx>wrote:

James Perkins skrev:
Interesting thought on the SSH. I never thought of that, but we SSH
on
our
development box, so I might have to play with that.
Some ssh-clients allow creating a local SOCKS proxy which you can tell
WSDCi to use. ssh also allows compression which helps quite a bit on
large text files.

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