Re:PPP Connection Works, Can't Surf...
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At 11:56 -0600 on 12/31/97, G. H. wrote:
> >I had this problem and solved it by compiling the kernel with the
> >CONFIG_IP_FORWARD option turned on.
> I'm about ready to snap on this Linux crap! I've run into more and more
> walls with this thing...
> How does one go about compiling the Kernel??
> I don't have any of the source... Where can I find the steps to do
> Is it possible to hexedit the kernel for the desired effect?
Hey, Linux is a real operating system with lots of options. When you step
out on the edge, you have to start reading and hacking. That's what adds
spice to life :-)
Use "dselect" and install the kernel source to match the kernel you are
running. It is 6MB+ so it will take some time to download.
There is a document in /usr/doc/HOWTO that tells you how to compile the kernel.
Hexedit is *NOT* possible because the IP_FORWARD option adds 5K to the
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