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Re: Best practice for DNS through tor

Jim McClanahan wrote:
>>  3) I tried redirection with iptables on the local host but I can't
>>  get that to work --- I'm not sure its possible.  ...
> I would think that should work.  (I've done similar DNATing -- with DNS
> even! :-)  Something like:
> iptables -t nat -A OUTPUT -p udp --dport 53 \
>    -j DNAT --to-destination $router_ip:5300
Thanks that did it.  I was using PREROUTING which is for packets routed
through the box, not packets originating from the box.  I've been caught
by this before but it just didn't click.


Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D.
Chair of Information Technology
D'Youville College
Buffalo, NY 14201

(716) 829-8197

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