[Shorewall-newbies] eDonkey (was shorewall and bridge...)

Tom Eastep teastep at shorewall.net
Thu Feb 26 11:12:48 PST 2004

On Thursday 26 February 2004 09:58 am, Ingo Lantschner wrote:
> Hi,
> well honestly I did not get the point because I dont see what you mean
> with bridge. In my understanding a bridge works on OSI-Layer 2. And second
> I did not understand for what purpose you "bridged" the two NICs. Are they
> on the same machine?
> Well an other thing catched my attention: What rules did you implement for
> edonkey? I have edonkey running since some days and I wonder about the
> very slow download (under 10kBit/s) and the none-existing upload.
> Any ideas on this?

When I tested Overnet on, I used these rules -- don't recall if I 
had to configure the UDP port number in Overnet or not.

DNAT   net  loc:         tcp     4662
DNAT   net  loc:         udp     12112

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