natd not starting on boot-up

Roger Merritt mcrogerm at
Thu Jun 8 03:05:22 UTC 2006

At 01:34 PM 6/7/2006 +0300, you wrote:
>Try to comment the line natd_enable="YES" and then add
>a new line at the end of rc.conf:
>/etc/rc.d/natd start

Well, that looks like it would work. I'll keep it in mind as a last resort.

>if this doesn't work, try to put

I'll give it a try. Of course, that's already the entry in 

>in your rc.conf and plesase check your ipfw rule for nat
>it should be something like this:
>(with natd_flags="")
>ipfw -q add divert natd all from any to any via your_public_interface

Got it. I already checked 'ipfw show' and that's the very first rule.

>Good luck!!


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