Using port forwarding on unix to enable client access via gateway host to DB server

(Doc ID 2237944.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 28, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Workbench - Version 6.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

To enable client connections from a GUI client to a remote DB where a network policy prevents direct IP connections via a unix host jumpbox / gateway on port 3306 or any other custom DB port.
 

Solution

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