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Old 10-12-2009, 05:33 AM   #1
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Question iptables help

I need some help with iptables for the bast 15 days i've read more than 5000 pages on iptables and I could not get my problem fix. Here I go
i have a mobile device does not support proxy however my isp is proxy network so I figure to install proxy on the device I did install tinyproxy and have it to redirect all 8080 traffic to port myproxy:8888 and i issued a global http_proxy command to direct all traffic from 8080 to 8888 wel that work only on terminal I got access to the internet witch is good at least now i know my proxy config is ok how ever the browser or any other apps did not work there is i said early no proxy support so i am trying to redirect all traffic using iptables so if some one can help please it is an odd situation here what suppose to be done
1- traffic on port 8080 in or out redirected to tinyproxy on port 8888
2-then tinyproxy redirect the traffic back to port 8080(that is my isp port have no control over that) but after the proxy info was added to it .
well no 2 is been done how in the world can I do no 1 using iptables i've tried thousand of iptables commands before i asked so please some one help!
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Old 10-13-2009, 02:17 PM   #2
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I hate to sound rude, but please try some punctuation and newlines. I'm pretty sure yours is an interesting question, but I can't make heads or tails of it. So I gave up, and looked elsewhere.

I frankly find it disrespectful for you to expect someone to wade through that morass to help you.



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