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Idea: Re: masquerading

Forum: The Linux Kernel Hackers' Guide
Re: Question setsockopt() error when triying to use ipfwadm for masquerading
Keywords: masquerade
Date: Mon, 23 Jun 1997 13:57:46 GMT
From: Charles Barrasso <>

I am assuming when you compiled the kernel you tured on masquerading too. Right?

you can check by doing

ls /proc/net/ and you should see

ip_masquerade if you don't then that could be why. I have never gotten that error so if it is not that I don't konw what to tell you.

Hope this helps,