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yes, each ethernet connection has a gateway address. The thing that I am trying to make is to make all the traffic from network 172.17.0.0/24 go through this box's eth1 to the gateway 172.17.130.254. I've already tried some tricks with routing table and iptables with no results. Note that I use 192.168.1.1 as a main gateway.
The reply with the solution to this problem would be appreciated.
Distribution: Distribution: RHEL 5 with Pieces of this and that.
Kernel 18.104.22.168, KDE 3.5.8 and KDE 4.0 beta, Plu
If I understand this you have two networks attached to the eth1 nic
172.17.0.0/24 and 172.17.130.0/24
And eth0 is 192.168.1.0/24
Then you want traffic on 172.17.0.0/24 and 172.17.130.0/24 to through eth1 to eth0
I assume this traffic is mostly internet related.
Is this correct?
Not really, Brian. There are two separate networks. 172.17.130.0/24 works perfectly without routing it through my box, since it has a router (172.17.130.254) and the link into the world. 192.168.1.0/24 is another network (the main internet connection of my box). Those two networks shouldn't work together I just want to do the packet filtering and network monitoring for 172.17.130.0/24 using my linux box. I don't want the traffic from 172.17.130.0/24 go through 192.168.1.1 router.
I forgot to mention that I can't change my router's IP. So rmitevs' solution doesn't work either. I have an idea how to make it using one more lan card, though. I'll let you know how will that go. Take care everyone.