Subject: Re: ipfilter
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/19/1997 22:43:49
In article <"iraul1.ira.843:">, (Thorsten Frueauf) writes:
>> What has to be comfigured in the kernel for ipfilter to work? I am
>> specifically interested in ipnap. BPF? GATEWAY?
> Dunno if GATEWAY is required - would make sense. Try to enable

For using IP NAT the host must be configured as gateway. So having
"GATEWAY" in your kernel configuration is not required - you still
can enable IP forwarding with "sysctl" - but it's a good idea.

Matthias Scheler