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Bug 11230 - linuxconf and IP forwarding (kernel)
linuxconf and IP forwarding (kernel)
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 10434
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: linuxconf (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
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Reported: 2000-05-04 18:24 EDT by rfowler
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-08-04 00:42:29 EDT
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Description rfowler 2000-05-04 18:24:52 EDT
Using Linuxconf to setup IP forwarding has a bug, or it may be in the
startup scripts, if you do a # echo 1 > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_forward
the forwarding works .... if you reboot you loose the ip_forwarding.
it could be related to /etc/rc.d/init.d/network  ??
Comment 1 Chris Traylor 2000-08-04 00:15:56 EDT
You can change the line in /etc/sysctl.conf to be 1 instead of 1.
Comment 2 Chris Traylor 2000-08-04 00:42:28 EDT
Sorry, I meant change it from 0 to 1(Duh). Anyway, this is really a duplicate of
Bug #10434.
Comment 3 Nalin Dahyabhai 2000-09-12 15:05:35 EDT
10434 has been closed now.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 10434 ***

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