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Date:      Fri, 22 Dec 2006 10:13:09 +0530
From:      Girish Venkatachalam <girishvenkatachalam@gmail.com>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: [ot] can I have an account on your host? (so that I can edit wikipedia)
Message-ID:  <20061222044309.GA16242@lakshmi.susmita.org>
In-Reply-To: <1166760000.18971.14.camel@joe.realss.com>
References:  <1166760000.18971.14.camel@joe.realss.com>

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On Fri, Dec 22, 2006 at 11:59:59AM +0800, ????????? wrote:
> Hello. I am from China and I'd like to contribute to wikipedia, but this
> is not easy / possible because we cannot access wikipedia from inland
> (the great firewall) and my usual method accesssing wikipedia (through
> ssh -L 80:en.wikipedia.org:80 my_server_in_german) can allow me to visit
> wikipedia but do not allow me to edit it ("open proxy, your host IP
> address is detected to be belonging to a hosting company").
>=20
> Can I have an account on your host (or maybe not an account, any means
> let me access wikipedia from a host that is not in datacenter) so that I
> can go on editing wikipedia?
>=20
>      I. this account don't need to have any privilege but only able to
>         do TCP port-forward, or if you can set up stunel for me you
>         don't need to create an account (the connection between your
>         host and mine must be SSLed because our firewall is context
>         based;
>     II. your host better be online most of time, even in the night;
>    III. I'll give you my public key so that you don't need to open
>         password authentication of sshd;
>     IV. even if IP address is not fixed, if there are dynamic domain
>         name set up, I can also use that;
>      V. If there are better ideas how I can edit wikipedia, please let
>         me know;
>=20
> My public-key (long line!):
>=20
> ssh-dss AAAAB3NzaC1kc3MAAAEBALM/Ts0BK9LsVgTTnDSdPyKAYpTcdJAq2rdRmaZ+0kfgi=
wfuMCIGttWqMFigi4IVPziKJYxc+x7ahj3CVRq3CwrjRUr8uxJvJvF8L48odHVy3ZPDac9vQouy=
SaPURLceopXNzK/QK6pIzgOKRVe1wkc2XrE8MFepchD+JynyxnEeY0so4JSJ+P/az2gryVVW0Ci=
/xvSIguKkAwFsJbfU8AG5HQuIpzjM7FHFE3bjqWEH8YPX9EtdsiiifwhsqTLbT2mvh6Lns3e3j9=
TrZoikxmJz4Bhb6Ao2VMNL1FJeu7Tq5Qj+R4uwGxbVRNy+rXZCESzguHNGfjLsZpfXKOZ9CTkAA=
AAVAOCOtrSRrPYov3EXjIof11WBc3thAAABAQCStUXSbYDcYgKWoMs/cFDXOjfJn8jDnaDsihZ4=
tUagc0T701U0aMOM22rBwcZWM+JO7G0K5CJHPC7eEEc49DwBSHLIySTnrgLOwPNsEvfCvNH6oXf=
vdm1oU/BRd7lPAvq/AQHqJ8upw5KjQ6kTKIRQVnkqy5TVrNkg4FFnNyplqMAuRNF4Oxxvkm9F7f=
dkHuTlxaoXk/X6etDPGkSb6VeXj5FY+LU2JmUEkF7cGG6t2tAFiCyqMOmgyRDleph7aP5GkCiYE=
dqcL81peRaA3ACly9EjFYAn8Sk4znVc6ReGWKkvqpTOzovNhw/Gjrhef8c3rjwSw5jp1TStDOai=
8jgqAAABAAgVAQBYwm8dZlzkUIccPha/YxPfDCpSwD7H4T/jxBqRgL7+JkjDip5KfNPgu1altPD=
3kVzsLahXo83WJPmOkzaquTDa6DohGa3dcYW5yp24xOaV3LLUMyCECBZbrj053Xk9F1/MusCLpD=
WBl7CekkucIbxgIr6sCrHibFiC5gFKf/eCCwk0jjpl/HwsQGmBzOmtWGcp6x/2gL2QoFggqcW1v=
dIvgZ62UykrAvuO/Hq6iBJC147Ri1ivd6P7GMB/Gqq+M03KusUWTgiJdqR8zlouljovafdCwkL0=
0dZwowNe57ufoxg8/UtbDytR7K2/urQEwYBdw/dUEJWg2RlRoHg=3D root@exupery.realss.=
com
>=20
> P.S. I use my root to connect because normal user cannot open port 80,
> hope this is not a problem. (having a port number like 8080 is not so
> convenient for sometimes I need to access it behind restrictive LAN
> firewall)

I think you need tor

http://tor.eff.net

Best of luck!

regards,
Girish

--=20
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FreeBSD is for folks who love UNIX.

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