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Old 05-02-2004, 08:35 AM   #1
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Newbie Help : can i setup IP Masquerading with a device alias ?


Hello All ,

i have a linux box and a windows box at my home.
I connect to the ISP through ethernet on my linux box. Since i have only one static IP address i was thinking of setting up the linux networking properties in such a way that i can share the internet with the windows box.

to do this , i setup a device alias of the eth0 i have on my linux box with ip address 192.168.0.1 and gave the windows box 192.168.0.2 IP address. Setup IP masquerading on my linux box.

i can ping from the linux box to windows and vice versa. but the internet still doesnt work in windows.

is it possible to do IP masquerading using a device alias ? or do i need a seperate ethernet card ?

thanks,
manu
 
Old 05-02-2004, 04:38 PM   #2
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What is the windows machine connected by to the Linux machine?
 
Old 05-03-2004, 12:37 AM   #3
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the linux box and the windows are both connected to a hub.

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