Re: Specifying the interface name on pppoe connection
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Shane Machon said:
> I suspect my only way around this is to change the interface name of the
> pppoe link from ppp0 to something else like extif, then i can build
> rules specific to that interface knowing that will always be the
> external connection.
> Anyone know how if there is a switch in pppoe to set a specific
> interface name? Is there another solution (and no, i cant run IPSEC, as
> much as i'd like to :P).
When giving out an ip address range for pptp connections, you could
specify a separate subnet and create rules for that.
$FW -A FORWARD -i ppp+ -s $PPTP_NET -j ACCEPT/REJECT/WHATEVER
and for your pppoe connection use ! $PPTP_NET ...
$FW -A FORWARD -i ppp+ -s ! $PPTP_NET -j ACCEPT/REJECT/WHATEVER
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