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Date:      Thu, 9 Feb 1995 20:32:08 +0059 (MET)
From:      Andreas Schulz <ats@g386bsd.first.gmd.de>
To:        tpr@picspc01.pics.com (Terry Rossi)
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.org
Subject:   Re: Is options "GATEWAY" needed 4 ppp
Message-ID:  <199502091932.UAA16810@g386bsd.first.gmd.de>
In-Reply-To: <199502091337.IAA09526@picspc01.pics.com> from "Terry Rossi" at Feb 9, 95 08:37:32 am

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> I have a remote dial in user calling into my FreeBSD 2.0R machine.
> I cannot seem to route his traffic on the FreeBSD box.  Do I need
> the options "GATEWAY" in the kernel?

If you mean with routing route over the FreeBSD box to other machines,
you need to put also a 
sysctl -w net.inet.ip.forwarding=1
into your netstart.
That tells your kernel to route packet from one interface to another.


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