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  • From: Darryl Gregorash <raven@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 03 Jul 2006 04:11:17 -0600
  • Message-id: <44A8ED45.9080307@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On 02/07/06 17:07, Gerold van Dijk wrote:
> I used YaST2 to configure 2 network interfaces under SuSE 10.0, to be
> functioning as an Internet Gateway for my LAN.
> I enabled IP Forwarding, checked the IP addresses and the Firewall
> settings, but it will NOT do the NAT job!
It doesn't work because you are not forwarding, you want to masquerade
the internal network.

Turn on FW_ROUTE and FW_MASQUERADE, set FW_MASQ_DEV (usually this will
be set to $FW_DEV_EXT), and specify the subnets that are to be
masqueraded in FW_MASQ_NETS, eg

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