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Old 08-05-2003, 12:10 PM   #1
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forwarding a specific port from eth0 to eth1

how can I do such a thing?

I have two network cards on a redhat9 computer and I want to forward ssh requests that comes to eth0 to a computer connected with eth1


so that I can ssh from PC1 to PC3

thx for any help
Old 08-05-2003, 12:47 PM   #2
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I think iptables can provide this type of redirecting
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Hello zovres,

You can do port forwarding using the NAT function in iptables. For this you need the 'iptables_nat' and 'ip_conntrack' modules loaded.

# iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -d 'IP of eth0' -p tcp --dport 22 -j DNAT --to 'IP of eth1'.

After issuiong this command please restart iptables. I hope this simple redirection would work for you. Please reply if anything comes up.


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