[RULE] Networking with RULE

David david.jamison1 at ntlworld.com
Sat Oct 9 23:13:59 EEST 2004

Ingo Lantschner wrote:

> On Fri, 08 Oct 2004 12:30:51 -0700, David 
> <david.jamison1 at ntlworld.com>  wrote:
>>> * Which Ethernet card is internal and which is external
>> Both cards are internal
> sounds strange to me ...

Im maybe not explaining this correctly.  Bothcare are located within the 
one pc as per the two interface example given by shorewall eth0 faces 
out that is towards the internet and eth1 faces in towards the intenal 

> I am using Shorewall on Slinky 0.3.96-installed systems since many 
> months  - it works fine, very fine! You find the docs I wrote in the  
> vumBOX-handbook. For your convenience I mad e an excerpt of the 
> apropriate  chapter and you can download it here:
> http://members.inode.at/i.lantschner/tmp/NetworkingRULE.pdf.bz2
OK thanks for that! My problerm at the minute though is internet 
connectivty. I dont have shorewall installed on the PC as yet im trying 
to ensure that I have connectivity to the internet first.  It SEEMS as 
if I have as DHCP is up and running but I cannont ping an IP addtess on 
the internet

> Please read through it and if you have further questions please ask 
> again.  May be you can also use this link, to provide the information 
> needed to  help you:
> http://www.shorewall.net/support.htm

Thanks for your interest!!


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