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Problem creating SSH tunnel on linux

Posted April 7, 2019 1.3k views
Linux CommandsInitial Server SetupUbuntu 18.04

Hello,

I’m following this DigitalOcean guide to configure VNC on Ubuntu.

Everything works fine up to step 3. When I try to create an SSH connection on my local computer using ssh -L 5901:127.0.0.1:5901 -C -N -l sammy your_server_ip in my terminal, nothing happens Screenshot.

Any ideas?
Thanks

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Seems the tunnel was already up and running, installed vncviewer and ran vncviewer localhost:5901

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