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Old 10-22-2003, 08:29 PM   #1
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ipforwarding ???

winxp1 ------- Linux REDHAT 9 ------- winxp2
serial ------- serial cable (ttyS0) ------- ethernet adapter ------- -------
eth0 ------- gateway is
gateway is

i need to do this:

in winxp1 ping to winxp2
how can i do that????????

how do i make an ipforwarding????

i tried with route add but i couldn't do it

thank you for your help everybody!

antonio davila
Old 10-22-2003, 08:59 PM   #2
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enable ip forwarding in your kernel

you did not fill in your distribution in your profile, so i can only guess your kernel version

this might help:
echo "1" > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_forward


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