Re: Re-routing packets via netfilter (ip_rt_bug)

From: Herbert Xu
Date: Tue Apr 26 2005 - 20:10:00 EST

On Wed, Apr 27, 2005 at 02:56:48AM +0200, Patrick McHardy wrote:
> The ipt_REJECT target can send TCP RSTs with foreign source which
> go through LOCAL_OUT. Restricting it to this case and adding proper

Couldn't we feed the TCP RST packets with foreign sources through
the FORWARD table? We're lying to the routing system already by
telling it that the packet is forwarded. So I don't see anything
wrong with lying to netfilter as well :)

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