DNAT query

Jörg Harmuth harmuth at mnemon.de
Fri Nov 11 11:57:02 CET 2005

Payal Rathod schrieb:
> Hi,
> I am trying to redirect trafffic from outside to an internal machine.  
> The setup is SuSE Linux 9.1 (i586) 2.6.4-52-default
> # iptables --version
> iptables v1.2.9
> When I give,
> # iptables -t nat -I OUTPUT -d dyn.example.com -p tcp --dport 8000 -j DNAT --to-destination
> iptables: Target problem
> What exactly is wrong? If I try it on my Mandrake box it works. Any 
> ideas?

Some time ago I had a similar problem with SLES8 and nat/OUTPUT. The
reason was, that is was the _only_ netfilter optio, that wasn't compiled
into the kernel :) I generally don't work with SuSE, so I don't know.
Bur maybe they still don't compile it as a kernel module.



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