Re: martian destination 127.0.0.1

From: David (davidwnh_at_adelphia.net)
Date: 10/23/03


Date: Thu, 23 Oct 2003 09:33:46 GMT

Use the ip address of the actual adapter as opposed to the loopback address.

> I am trying to forward all connections on port 33060 to port 3306.
> This is so that I can open 33060 - not standard port - but not have to
> change services to use that port.
>
> When I try and connect however dmesg reports:
>
> martian destination 127.0.0.1 from xxx.yy.xx.yy, dev eth0
>
> I did see a message saying this was some built in protection from the
> kernel. My question is how should I be doing this?
>
> I am using gShield and I have this entry in my forwards file:
>
> 0/0 both 0/0:33060 127.0.0.1:3306
>