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Old 05-06-2003, 12:36 PM   #1
anwar_lpk
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internet connection sharing in linux


hi iam newbie with linux, i have redhat 9 distribution, and how was its installation for internet connection sharing in redhat9? see, i have 7 computer with windows 98 that connected to my system, and i try using redhat9 to share my modem connection via LAN, so how was its configuration?

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Old 05-06-2003, 01:52 PM   #2
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Me Too

Basically the same problem.

I have a laptop that I want to share a Dial-up connection with my Desktop running Win2kpro. I am running Linux Redhat 9, and am also a complete newbie.

Thanks.
 
Old 05-06-2003, 02:10 PM   #3
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There are lots of threads already on the forum about this. Bassically you will need to:
1) Enable ip forwarding
2) Set up a masquerading rule in iptables
3) Set the gateways of your windows boxes to the linux box ip.

There is a pretty good guide here:
http://www.yolinux.com/TUTORIALS/Lin...rkGateway.html
 
  


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