How to enable IP forwarding in Linux
Posted on: 01/24/2011 11:33 AM

Go2Linux shows you how to enable IP forwarding in Linux

How to enable IP forwarding in Linux


If you want to use a Linux Operating System driven box, to act as a router or gateway, you need IP packets to pass through your Linux box. By default packets not directly addressed to a Linux powered PC will be discarded, so you need to enable IP Forwarding.
This can be done in different ways, and we'll check here some of the most common.



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