Bug 19549 - add configuration variable to /etc/sysconfig/network to get IP forwarding turned on
Summary: add configuration variable to /etc/sysconfig/network to get IP forwarding tur...
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: etcskel
Version: 7.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
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Keywords: FutureFeature
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2000-10-22 15:48 UTC by douglas
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:16 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-10-22 15:48:58 UTC


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Description douglas 2000-10-22 15:48:56 UTC
It'd be nice if instead of having to add something to rc.local to echo 1 >
/proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_forward you had a variable you could set in
/etc/sysconfig/network to do it.  This should be pretty easily to
implement, and it would be a welcome addition to RedHat 7.1.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2000-10-22 18:10:10 UTC
look at /etc/sysctl.conf.


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