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Old 07-26-2003, 01:13 AM   #1
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Question Setting linux as Router

I am using RedHat8.0 and having two NICs.One Nic is Connected to cable connection and the other NIC is connected to LAN.I want to distribute the internet connection among my clients through Squid.How can i put the data coming from one NIC to another NIC.Please help.Thanks
Old 07-26-2003, 08:58 AM   #2
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This thread contains information on how to configure IP forwarding and Masquerading. Refer to my posts.
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An easy way is to use ipcop. its already configured as a router to do what you want and comes with a robust firewall as well.


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