Commit a9cf0ca2 authored by Matt Johnston's avatar Matt Johnston
Browse files

improve subsystem/sftp documentation, and multi-hop manual formatting

parent 72a5612a
......@@ -63,7 +63,7 @@ static void printhelp() {
"-N Don't run a remote command\n"
"-f Run in background after auth\n"
"-y Always accept remote host key if unknown\n"
"-s Request a subsystem (use for sftp)\n"
"-s Request a subsystem (use by external sftp)\n"
#ifdef ENABLE_CLI_PUBKEY_AUTH
"-i <identityfile> (multiple allowed)\n"
#endif
......
......@@ -117,7 +117,11 @@ Specify a comma separated list of ciphers to enable. Use \fI-c help\fR to list p
.TP
.B \-m \fIMAClist
Specify a comma separated list of authentication MACs to enable. Use \fI-m help\fR to list possibilities.
.TP
.B \-s
The specified command will be requested as a subsystem, used for sftp. Dropbear doesn't implement sftp itself but the OpenSSH sftp client can be used eg \fIsftp -S dbclient [email protected]\fR
.SH MULTI-HOP
Dropbear will also allow multiple "hops" to be specified, separated by commas. In
this case a connection will be made to the first host, then a TCP forwarded
connection will be made through that to the second host, and so on. Hosts other than
......
Markdown is supported
0% or .
You are about to add 0 people to the discussion. Proceed with caution.
Finish editing this message first!
Please register or to comment