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Re: [SLUG] freeswan on debian


On Tue, Feb 10, 2004 at 09:39:51AM +1100, Alexander Samad wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 09, 2004 at 11:06:47PM +1100, Patrick Lesslie wrote:
> > On Mon, Feb 09, 2004 at 07:43:37PM +1100, Matthew Palmer wrote:
> > > On Mon, Feb 09, 2004 at 04:56:40PM +1100, Patrick Lesslie wrote:
>  --- snip ---
> > I thought perhaps I might be able to get the Cisco into bridging mode,
> > or just replace it with a brick, I mean a bridge (I guess?).
> > That way the diagrams would be simpler, and I could talk using the 
> > external IP.  I guess that means running pppoe as well.
> > 
> > Since the cisco has 4 external IPs, it would be great to bridge 
> > at least one of them, so that there were sort of two independent
> > external interfaces, debian on one and cisco on the others. 
> 
> Why not forward one of this IP addresses to the linux box, you can still
> filter on the cisco and the linux box and no NAT'ing.
> 
> Not sure if it is possible on Cisco, I have done a similiar thing on a
> linux box.

I hope it is, that would be great.  So the debian box would have
the external IP on it's outward facing interface, which I could
put in network/interfaces as static.

Patrick