Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Tue May 13 16:47:59 PDT 2003

Zhi Hao Simon Lai <zhislai at> writes:

> I'm a newbie to FreeBSD and I'm currently trying to set up a my
> machine as a gateway via an ADSL connection and two Realtek 10/100
> ethernet cards.
> I have installed a standard developers distribution of FreeBSD
> 5.0-RELEASE. My kernel is a standard one.

Hmm.  5.0 isn't intended for newbies, as the install pointers tell
you.  Please keep that in mind.

> Warning: Cannot create netgraph socket node: Operation not permitted

Are you running at a raised securelevel?  You can't load kernel
modules in that case.   

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