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I have a a bit complicated network topology

I have a router from my ISP with the network, the router's IP is My own Linksys router has plus for my LAN I have a host which is via a switch connected to both the Linksys and the ISP-router, it has the

I then installed a virtual machine on that host which should be available via the public IP I assigned it that address, and packages from outside get to the VM correctly, but they never come back. I probably need some special routing on the host, but I was not able to figure out how to achieve this.

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Your VM shall have the same IP address like your Linksys router? Does that make any sense? Does the router ( know about the network or does the Linksys router make NAT? – Hauke Laging Apr 27 '13 at 20:48
No, of course they shoudl not have the same IP. It was a typo (fixed it). The ISP router does not know about my LAN. The Linksys is doing NAT for my LAN, but I don't want the VMs traffic to be routed through it but rather directly t othe ISP-router. – mat Apr 27 '13 at 20:52

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