[Shorewall-users] Tricky routing

Tom Eastep teastep at shorewall.net
Thu Dec 18 08:04:55 PST 2003


On Thursday 18 December 2003 08:01 am, Dag Nygren wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I have a small problem that I am sure some have seen before.
>
> Scenario:
> - DMZ with WEB-server and DNAT:ed external adresses
> - Local net where users want/have to access the WEB-server with the
> EXTERNAL address
>
> The firewall doesn't seem to like the situation as it will drop the
> packages that should go as far as the external interface, then be rerouted
> to the DMZ.
>
> Any hints?

Add DNAT rules for loc->dmz where the ORIGINAL DEST column contains the 
external address.

-Tom
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