Transparent Firewalling

Simon Haddon simon at
Mon Jan 14 08:58:08 EST 2002

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On 13/01/02, 11:33:29 AM, Nathan Le Nevez <npl at> wrote regarding 
Transparent Firewalling:

> Gurus,

> Does anyone out there have an in-depth knowledge of Proxy ARP? I have a
> Class C network with a gateway box (that we cant touch) and we want to
> implement some sort of IP Accounting. My idea was to stick a linux box in
> between the gateway and the rest of the network and do some IPTables 
> but as yet have had no luck. I need to be able to set this up without
> changing the configuration of any other machines.

> Any help/ideas would be greatly appreciated.

I have no idea but I would be very interested to find out how as I just 
bought a P166 for just that purpose.  It would be nice to install it and 
not have to reconfigure my server.

> Cheers,

> Nathan

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