Problems to configure openmoko bridge with ubuntu

Tom Yates madhatter at
Fri Jun 19 21:19:04 CEST 2009

On Fri, 19 Jun 2009, Daniel Ramirez wrote:

> Well, i've been trying to configure my new Neo FreeRunner GTA02. I could
> make the initial connection with my Ubuntu 9.04; i can make the computer see
> the moko, i can even connect to it via ssh, but i couldn't ping the outside
> world from the moko. I tried multiple methods (as are listed in the USB
> Networking section) but nothing works. May somebody knows the best way to
> fix it? It appears to be a problem with iptables (i wrote all the suggested
> commands, nothing happend).

assuming the moko itself is known to be connected, have you checked 
/proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_forward ?  this needs to be '1', or the device won't 
forward packets from one interface to another.

just a thought.


       Tom Yates  -

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