I want to use my unit as a gateway so I can share its openvpn enabled connection with the rest of my LAN like this guide states: http://rodrigo.sharpcube.com/2010/06/20/using-and-sharing-a-vpn-connection-on-your-mac/

But can't find a replacement for ipfw on raspbian :S

(What I want to achieve is just having to change the default gateway on my smart TV and other devices and connect through my raspberry)

  • How is your network topology? Is everything connected to the inside of the same router or is the RPi an interconnecting link?
    – Jervelund
    Dec 27 '13 at 9:28
  • All connected to the same router
    – Kenny D.
    Dec 27 '13 at 18:59

The linux counterpart to ipfw for mac is iptables, which you should be using instead.

The openvpn wiki has a page on bridging and routing using iptables: https://community.openvpn.net/openvpn/wiki/BridgingAndRouting

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