ipfw me6 forward

Vadim Goncharov vadim_nuclight at mail.ru
Thu Mar 13 02:36:17 PDT 2008

Hi Randy Bush! 

On Wed, 12 Mar 2008 13:56:47 -0700; Randy Bush wrote about 'ipfw me6 forward':

> # ipfw add fwd me6,5222 tcp from any to me6 15222
> ipfw: getsockopt(IP_FW_ADD): Invalid argument

> and, yes, the kernel has the option

> # grep IPF /sys/i386/conf/WORK0
> options         IPFIREWALL_FORWARD

Why you use "fwd me6" ? fwd requires specific fixed address (or tablearg,
which is also ONE address) and me/me6 is not.

WBR, Vadim Goncharov. ICQ#166852181       mailto:vadim_nuclight at mail.ru
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