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Re: slight confusion about the PF faq
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: slight confusion about the PF faq
- From: Jason Dixon <jason_(_at_)_dixongroup_(_dot_)_net>
- Date: Mon, 5 Apr 2004 18:09:07 -0400
On Apr 5, 2004, at 5:17 PM, BSD Neophyte wrote:
I've looked, everywhere, and I haven't been able to find what it is.
I'm talking about "tl0" in the NAT and port forwarding examples. What
interface is "tl0" anyways? Is it the internal or external interface?
I am trying to write some redirect rules, but I really don't know which
interface to use.
Generally speaking, most examples of translation will occur on the
external interface. However, these rules can be made to apply on ANY
interface (yes, they have their place). I suggest you read up more on
general networking/firewalling techniques if you're not sure which
interface to translate on.
Jason Dixon, RHCE