micheal at tsgincorporated.com
Sat May 15 08:37:30 PDT 2004
----- Original Message -----
From: "JJB" <Barbish3 at adelphia.net>
To: "Christian Hiris" <4711 at chello.at>; <freebsd-questions at freebsd.org>
Cc: "Anthony Philipp" <philipp1 at itg.uiuc.edu>
Sent: Saturday, May 15, 2004 8:05 AM
Subject: RE: natd -redirect_port
> You are wrong, you do not have to compile ipfirewall kernel options
> into the kernel.
> IPFW is delivered as an bootable module.
> You need this in rc.conf to enable ipfw, it will auto load the
> bootable module.
> # Required For IPFW kernel firewall support
> firewall_enable="YES" # Start daemon
> firewall_script="/etc/ipfw.rules" # run my custom rules
> firewall_logging="YES" # Enable events logging
> natd_enable="YES" # Enable IPFW nat function
> natd_flags="-dynamic -m -u -f /etc/natd.conf"
You're right, you don't have to recompile to use ipfw, however, since there
is no divert module, the kernel will still need to be recompiled to enable
divert. In order for the OP to do what they're wanting to do they will still
need to recompile kernel and restart the system.
TSG Network Administration
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