Subject: Re: Ye olde PR #991 - packets destined for interface IP# are accepted regardless of which interface they arrive on.
To: Erik Fair <email@example.com>
From: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/06/2000 15:35:54
Erik Fair <email@example.com> writes:
> This option should be tied to IPFORWARDING, in the following way:
> If you're a router (IPFORWARDING=1), then you should accept a packet
> with your IP address on it, regardless of what interface it came in,
> i.e. strict checking should be OFF.
What if you are a firewalling router, and would like things actually
I'm not even sure that it makes sense to do this even if you aren't a
Perry Metzger firstname.lastname@example.org
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