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Re: don't get it...



So I should use any or mention both the external AND the internal? It seems
to me that if I block everything coming in on the external interface no
package should ever come through.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Camiel Dobbelaar" <[email protected]>
To: "Matijs" <[email protected]>
Cc: <[email protected]>
Sent: Sunday, November 17, 2002 12:51 PM
Subject: Re: don't get it...
>
>
> On Sun, 17 Nov 2002, Matijs wrote:
> > ...it somehow doesn't work. Is this normal? I mean, people are trying to
> > connect to MY specific external ip address, not to "any". Then why does
> > "any" work and "$ext_ip" not? BTW, the rules are loading normally, it's
not
> > that I get any errors, it just doesn't work the way I expected it to.
>
> I assume you want to allow what's in the rdr rule.  NAT goes first, so
> you should allow traffic to the internal ip, not the external one.
>
> --
> Cam
>