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Old 01-01-2006, 05:06 PM   #1
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Question internet sharing


I just buyd a new computer ... and i want to share my internet connection within the local network in my home ... As I only have 2 computers ... I understand its not necessarily to make a proxy server and that there is a solution with NAT and iptables or somethin ...
I use gentoo linux ... and all my computers are connected with a switch ...
I have another problem ... when i activate eth1 ( the second ethernet connection) the applications that use the internet wont work anymore ... how can i fix that?
 
Old 01-01-2006, 05:31 PM   #2
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DHCP or fixed IP? Tried SMB?
 
Old 01-02-2006, 04:45 AM   #3
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fixed ip ...
 
Old 01-02-2006, 04:52 AM   #4
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I cannot tell for sure if you have a router. I don't know how to use 2 computers on one internet connection without one.
Assuming you already have one, how is it configured?
 
  


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