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"H.S." 11-06-2009 08:35 PM

networking help (routing table and iptables)

I have an old machine running Debian Testing and acting as a router
between my home lan and my ADSL modem (modem works in bridge mode).

The router has two nics, eth1 (connects to the modem) and eth0 (connects
to a switch on my home lan).

The wan device created by pppd is ppp0.

I have this routing table:
> /sbin/route -n
Kernel IP routing table
Destination Gateway Genmask Flags Metric Ref Use Iface
<MyWANIP> UH 0 0 0 ppp0 U 0 0 0 ath0 U 0 0 0 eth1 U 0 0 0 eth0 U 0 0 0 ppp0

Does this look good to the networking gurus here? I am not sure what to
make of the last line.

If something is the matter with this table, I will start looking for the


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