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Hi, have have two machines, both with fedora core 3 on...
the network i want to set up looks as following...
internet --- ethernet based router ---- LINUX BOX1 ----- HUB ---- any other computer
the linux box 1 has two ethernet cards, one to connect to the internet which i can do no probs, and another to the hub.
the computers connected to the hub our fine they can see the linux box 1 fine, but they cant seem to share the internet with them. the ip config is shown below but i havnt a clue how ti make linuxbox1 share please help
linuxbox1 card 1 to router ..
sub : 255.255.255.0
dns : 192.168.1.1
linuxbox1 card 2 to hub
a computer to connecect to hub...
top summersize, how do i share an internet connection on linux box 1
You need to have ip-masquerading in place and iptables and then have a command to forward to the boxes behind or use a nat routing script to bring it up with the network. An example is MonMotha's script ; http://monmotha.mplug.org/firewall/firewall/2.3/