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    Does iptables rewrite header information?


    If I have a rule on the OUTPUT chain that just reroutes all outgoing traffic from a particular subnet to a port on the same box does the header information get overwritten or will I receive the complete original packet.

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    Yes, to the information you have changed it to.

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