Commit e3b52ea6 authored by Niels Möller's avatar Niels Möller

(Invoking lshd): Document the use of multiple

--interface options.

Rev: doc/lsh.texinfo:1.35
parent d3ee9191
......@@ -1271,9 +1271,22 @@ Options specific to the @command{lshd} server are:
Port to listen to. The mandatory argument is a decimal port number or a
service name. Default is "ssh", usually port 22.
It should also be possible to use several -p options as a convenient way
to make lshd listen on several ports on each specified (or default)
interface, but that is not yet implemented.
@item --interface
Network interface to listen on. By default, @command{lshd} listens on all
interfaces.
interfaces. An interface can be specified as a DNS name, a literal IPv4
address, or a literal IPv6 address enclosed in square brackets. It can
optionally be followed by a colon and a port number or service name. If
no port number or service is specified, the default or the value from a
@emph{preceding} @option{-p} is used.
Some examples: @code{--interface=localhost},
@code{--interface=1.2.3.4:443}, @code{--interface=[aaaa::bbbb]:4711}. To
make @command{lshd} listen on several ports and interfaces at the same
time, just use several @option{--interface} options on the command line.
@item -h
Location of the server's private key file. By default,
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