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[ale] Within-Box Port Forwarding



On Mon, 2008-02-25 at 14:10 -0500, ale-request at ale.org wrote:
> Would require running Tomcat as root - a Bad Thing.

Are you sure.  Technically tomcat is not bound to port 80.  It is on
8080 which is above the 1024 rule.  He just needs a rule that will
direct 80 -> 8080

Try this:


 iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -p tcp -s 0.0.0.0/0  --dport 80 -j
REDIRECT --to-ports 8080