Subject: Re: NetBSD as a router
To: Ruibiao Qiu <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-net
Date: 06/14/2000 23:34:26
On Wed, 14 Jun 2000, Ruibiao Qiu wrote:
> What should I do to make a NetBSD machine run as an IP router
> after I put the second Ethernet card?  Thanks.

Configure both (all) interfaces, make sure IP forwarding is enabled
(either via the kernel options GATEWAY, or the net.inet.ip.forwarding
sysctl). Set up routing tables properly, or start some routing daemon
(routed, ...).

 - Hubert

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