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Date:      Sun, 1 Jun 1997 16:28:09 -0700 (PDT)
From:      Dan Busarow <>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: IP Masquerading
Message-ID:  <Pine.UW2.3.95.970601162501.2163E-100000@cedb>
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On Sun, 1 Jun 1997 wrote:
> invoked with -q, returns "no route to hosts" or "can't assign requested
> address", and I get the effect described in the PPP manpages, namely the
> gateway host can see the internet via my ISP but *is not forwarding* packets
> back to my private LAN. I have invoked ppp with the -alias subcommand and

set gateway="YES" in /etc/sysconfig

> given the static route to my ISDN-modem-equipped Freebsd (2.2.1) machine, but
> IP forwarding never seems to occur. I have even tried to remake the kernel
> using MROUTED, but it seems to me routed itself *ought* to work? Anybody with

You don't need routed.  The ifconfig on your e-net will setup the
route to your internal LAN.

 Dan Busarow                                                  714 443 4172
 DPC Systems / Beach.Net                          
 Dana Point, California  83 09 EF 59 E0 11 89 B4   8D 09 DB FD E1 DD 0C 82

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