[ILUG] Redhat 7.2 Install Problems
david_hamilton3 at hp.com
Thu Nov 22 13:55:46 GMT 2001
Thanks Glen, right on both counts.
Since the old Control Panel has been removed from Rh7.2, thank you very
much, the new network config tool doesn;t have a tab for adding routes.
Where do I add these? both static network routes and the default route.
From: Glen Gray [mailto:glen at antefacto.com]
Sent: 22 November 2001 13:11
To: HAMILTON,DAVID " "(HP-Ireland,ex2)
Cc: ILUG (E-mail)
Subject: RE: [ILUG] Redhat 7.2 Install Problems
On Thu, 2001-11-22 at 12:58, HAMILTON,DAVID (HP-Ireland,ex2) wrote:
> I tried with several images and several floppies, but kept getting the
> I installed Redhat 7.1, and that was fine.
If you have a more detailed description of the problem I may be able to
> On the other machine where I installed Redhat 7.2, I can't get it to do
> It was no problem on 7.1, but for some reason I just can't get it to pass
> I've opened up all of the chains on ipchains, but no joy.
> I can ping either interface on the router from either side, but it won't
> pass the packets through to other machines.
> I can't remember having to re-compile on 7.1, but I could be mistaken.
> Any Ideas?
Check to see if cat /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_forward returns a 1, if not
then you'll need to echo 1 > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_forward.
On RedHat you can get the system to do this but I can't remember where
to set it. /etc/sysctl.conf or something, Anyone, bewler ??
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