Subject: Re: Network stuff
To: John Nemeth <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: port-i386
Date: 06/22/1998 11:37:31
On Jun 20, John Nemeth wrote
>      I realise how NAT works; but, since UDP is a connection less
> protocol, sending and receiving don't need to have any kind of
> correlation.  Of course, for DNS to work, it would have to behave
> somewhat like a connection oriented protocol (duh!).

Most protocols using UDP will send anserw at the same address/port the query
originated from, so NAT will work in most cases.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.