Subject: Re: How to set outbound address?
To: John F. Woods <>
From: Benjamin Cline <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/03/1995 18:36:56
According to John F. Woods:
> Currently, when I make TCP connections to the outside world, the source
> address is that of my PPP interface, which has an address belonging to
> my ISP, as well as something of a funny name (
> Is there a really obvious way to cause outgoing connections to have a
> source that is an address in my own class C space?

I can't really think of any easy way to do what you want with NetbSD. I use 
a standalone router (a 386 running KA9QQ) as the gateway between my ethernet 
and my PPP connection.


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