That is exactly what I am trying to achieve.
As for recompiling the kernel, not possible as I am using Compaq Tru64 Unix.
I know this is not the *correct* newsgroup, but its one of the best i've
AND i'm Irish :-)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Cormac Hogan [SMTP:cormac_hogan at hotmail.com]
> Sent: 08 June 2000 15:53
> To: Gary.Burke at guinness.com; cormac_hogan at hotmail.com;
>Tony.Patton at nwifhe.ac.uk> Cc: ilug at linux.ie> Subject: RE: [ILUG] Enabling server to access single IP address out
> of net mask range
>> Possibly Gary,
>> What I meant is that I don't think it is possible to access the print
> at 192.168.205.254 and the hosts in the range 192.168.205.60 -
> 192.168.205.70 only, which is what I think Tony is trying to achieve.
> >Would it not be possible to add a second IP address to the box and allow
> >access to the foreign IP address from there...?
> >ie. Your IP would be 192.168.200.1/24
> >Your other IP would be 192.168.205.x/24
> >Then you can access all the addresses on the 192.168.200 and 192.168.205
> >Let see:
> >In your kernel config, enable IP Aliasing. Compile and reboot (This is
> >assuming it's not already on)
> >then use "ifconfig eth0:0 192.168.205.2 netmask 255.255.255.0 up"
> >This will give you an interface on the 192.168.205 network. You will
> >probably have to do something like
> >route add -net 192.168.205.0 netmask 255.255.255.0 eth0:0
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