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Old 12-07-2009, 09:58 AM   #1
r4lly
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Internet connection sharing - simple Mepis 8.0.12


Hello ,

My friend and i share ADSL internet connection , but now he using simple mepis 8.012 (KDE, debian base) and direct connect to ADSL modem ,
with eth1 ---> pppoe
and
eth0 ---> LAN
He ask me for help but i'm not familiar with KDE , guardog as firewall and debian. But i was enable to enable pppoe internet connection , but unable to share internet connection to my old PC. So if anybody know how to done it , by set iptables or anything , i will appreciate it very much.

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Old 12-07-2009, 10:05 AM   #2
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You would need to setup a gateway. Check out this links or do a google for "linux gateway" to serve your needs.
http://www.linuxjournal.com/article/3866
http://newbiedoc.sourceforge.net/net...megateway.html
 
Old 12-07-2009, 10:44 AM   #3
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First,thanks zhjim for your quick reply

And after reading that links , not only it's helpful , but also it give me more experience and knowledge.

Many thanks
 
Old 12-07-2009, 10:48 AM   #4
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Have a look at Guidedog. It's available in Synaptic & I think it's what you're after for configuring iptables.
 
Old 12-09-2009, 01:02 AM   #5
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rich_c :

I think , i prefer manual firewall, with set masq. a couple allow and deny, also ip forwarding. But i will try your suggestion , thanks.

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