possibility to multiply packets?
Kelvin.Proctor at citect.com
Sun Aug 20 06:53:12 CEST 2006
> Is there any possibility to intentionally (mis)configure
> netfilter to duplicate packets?
I needed to do something a bit crazy like this recently. I was wanting
to get packets to be re-transmitted to multiple interfaces.
I have found the ROUTE target module to be really great for this
purpose. If you use the --tee option a duplicate of the packet is
create and routed in some manner that you select.
This would certainly be an option.
I was using a Fedora Code 5 box which unfortunately does not have the
ROUTE module patched into the kernel, but in this case patch-o-matic is
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Hope this helps,
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