[CentOS] Internet connection sharing?

John R Pierce pierce at hogranch.com
Tue Mar 8 19:18:20 UTC 2011

On 03/08/11 11:09 AM, Les Mikesell wrote:
> On 3/8/2011 12:53 PM, John R Pierce wrote:
>> On 03/08/11 7:01 AM, compdoc wrote:
>>> Connecting any windows based computer directly to the internet is a really
>>> really bad idea...
>> go away.  it isn't 1998 anymore.
> Still, consumer type NAT routers are really cheap, take little power,
> and would 'just work' in this scenario if you put both the windows and
> centos boxes behind it.

I concur.    But I suspect the OPs issue is a simple network 
configuration issue as Windows ICS uses and he rattled 
off some 172.16 net in his route command.

oh look, its our friend 'never read the manual' hadi again.   I'm out.

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