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tunnel

The tunnel command establishes a secure tunnel between your local machine and a data component in remote app. It binds to a local port, through which you can connect to your running service.

Usage

# Pattern
nanobox tunnel [<remote-alias>] <component.id> [-p <local-port>[:[<remote-port>]]]

# Examples
nanobox tunnel data.db

## Forwards local port 1234 to default component port
nanobox tunnel data.db -p 1234

## Forwards local port 1234 to remote port 1234
nanobox tunnel data.db -p 1234:

## Forwards local port 1234 to 'staging' remote port 5678 port
nanobox tunnel staging data.db -p 1234:5678

Options

-p, --port

Specifies the local port and remote port through which you'd like to establish the secure tunnel. Connections to the local port are forwarded to the remote-port on your data component.

Connecting Through an Established Tunnel

Instructions for connecting to data services through an established tunnel are provided in the Managing Live Data doc.

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