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Old 03-23-2006, 12:42 PM   #1
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making slackware 10.2 router

Hi, I just want to make my slack working like a router to make my other PC with Internet too. Any howto will be usefull.
Old 03-23-2006, 02:07 PM   #2
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Hi, you need "nat" enabled in iptables firewall. I use arnos iptables script, it is a great firewall script, all you need to do is edit /etc/arno-iptables-firewall.conf (it's well commented) to reflect your setup and you're good to go.


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