[K12OSN] DHCP, NAT or other problem. . . help!

Christopher K. Johnson ckjohnson at gwi.net
Mon Jul 25 13:43:41 UTC 2005

Doug Simpson wrote:

>Where can I look for a misconfiguration?
>service nat start
>service iptables stop
>and service dhcpd restart
>have been run.
The 'nat' service is actually a script that adds a rule to the currently 
loaded iptables configuration and turns on ip forwarding.
So 'service iptables stop' is removing the nat configured rule.
Run 'service nat start' after the last start, stop or restart of 
iptables to be effective.


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