[tproxy] Re: installation info

Balazs Scheidler bazsi@balabit.hu
Thu, 24 Apr 2003 09:28:25 +0200

On Wed, Apr 23, 2003 at 08:19:01PM -0700, nitin panjwani wrote:
> HI Bazis,
> I am trying to install tproxy on 2.4.20.
> I am getting some compilation errors when I am trying
> to add patch to iptables.(following the instructions
> given in README). I am not able to send you snaphot
> right now(its in my lab). there is some error in
> ../extension/ipt_ECN. I will send you this later today
> or tomorrow.

my patch does not touch ipt_ECN, so it must be an unrelated problem

> One more question. Do I need to compile
> patched-IPTABLES before compiling kernel or after ?? I
> think it should be before... but I am not very sure
> and its not clear in README. Can you please clearify
> this.

it does not matter, all that matters is to tell iptables where to find the
patched kernel-tree:

# make KERNEL_DIR=/usr/src/linux-2.4.20-tproxy/

(and check whether extensions/.tproxy-test has executable permissions)

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