Subject: Re: ipf fastroute next-hop?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 04/22/2002 13:45:46
>> pass out quick on le0 to le1:ne.xt.h.op from 10.0.0.0/8 to any
> hmmmm.... thanks for the hint! I had thought that only worked for
> "dup-to" (and that's the only place it's semi-documented :-)
dup-to, as described, does not do what I wanted.
The doc says "optionally with the destination IP address changed to
that specified". This sounds to me as though it rewrites ip_dst in the
packet (which seems to me to be the Wrong Thing, even for dup-to).
This is all reminding me of email, with its distinction between
envelope and header recipients. Using that analogy, I wanted to
specify the envelope-to address, not the header-to, and that's what I
think it should do even for dup-to - but the doc reads as though it
changes the header-to, or at least it's not clear.
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