Subject: network address translation (ip masquerading)
To: None <>
From: phil freeman <>
List: tech-net
Date: 10/21/1998 16:07:46
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> From:         phil freeman[]
> Sent:         Wednesday, October 21, 1998 12:56 PM
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> Subject:      ip masquerading?
> i have a cable modem and used to run linux to masquerade my internal
> network. recently i purchased a DEC alpha station and have installed
> netbsd on it. i would like to set it up as my gateway. is this possible
> under netbsd... some specs:
>       running netbsd 1.3.2
>       233mhz 32 megs ram.
>       two nics (3com and dec, both working)
>       scsi, etc....
> hmm, i hope i'm posting this in the right list...
thank you for all the replies.

masquerading or NAT they mean pretty much the same thing. if linux
called it network address translation i wouldn't be asking this
question. i guess that's the difference between linux and unix.

phil freeman

mas·quer·ade (noun) : an action or appearance that is mere disguise or