Subject: Re: IP masquerade
To: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
From: Scott Reynolds <scottr@Plexus.COM>
Date: 05/27/1997 11:39:16
On 27 May 1997, Matthias Scheler wrote:
> This program or script is executed with the real
> and effective user-IDs set to root.
> So "/etc/ppp/ip-up" it's executed with root privileges anyway, it doesn't
> matter who called it.
Argh. I stand corrected. Now you're going to make me figure out why
/etc/ppp/ip-up _doesn't_ do everything it's supposed to (it does create
/tmp/.IP-UP for me, but doesn't generate my ipnat.conf).
Thanks for setting me straight.