xtomservox at hotpop.com
Mon Oct 20 06:50:06 PDT 2003
Each time that I see the request dialog come up in my IRC client the request
times out because I think that my gateway is dropping the request packets
instead of forwarding them to my IRC machine. I know that ircd usually runs
on port 6667 so I am guessing that DCC requests must land in the same area.
I specified all ports from 6666-7000 to be safe but maybe these are the
From: Lowell Gilbert [mailto:freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org]
Sent: Monday, October 20, 2003 8:51 AM
To: Tom Servo
Cc: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: IPFW Antics
"Tom Servo" <xtomservox at hotpop.com> writes:
> I am trying to run an IRC file server inside my network that is
> protected by a FreeBSD box that is running natd. I am running natd
> with the following options to enable IP forwarding to allow people to
> request files from my file server (192.168.0.101):
> /sbin/natd -f /etc/natd.conf -redirect_port tcp
> 192.168.0.101:6666-7000 6666-7000 -n ep1
> Unfortunately, it appears that the natd box is not forwarding the
> incoming request packets correctly. Can anyone provide some insight
> on this? Thanks in advance.
Is anything getting forwarded at all? How are those packets incorrect?
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