Re: 2.2.10 and masquerading.
Heiko Schlittermann wrote:
> On Sun, Jun 20, 1999 at 07:40:35PM +1200, Michael Beattie wrote:
> : I cannot seem to be able to get IP masqueraing going with the 2.2.10
> : kernel...
> : Anyone else with better luck? any tips?
> : There seems to be no CONFIG_IP_FORWARD option at all, which I have a
> : feeling was there in 2.2.5.
> . does your box forwarding (/proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_forward)?
> . is masqerading set up with ipchains?
> -> if you try to bind your masquerading to a specific interface
> (as it was possible with ipfwadm (?)), it doesn't work. Should
> it? (Masquerading is a specific forwarding, and forwarding
> should be independend on the interface the packat comes from,
> since you should have blocked the packet with input rules
> already, shouldn't you?)
> [ I've discovered this after several hours trying, guessing and
> I'm not sure if this is what you ment ...
Check your rules in /etc/ipmasq/rules before you do anything drastic
with the kernel.
After upgrading ipmasq last week i was left with a path.rul file in that
that either was missing some needed paths or was not required at all.