masquerading


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masquerading

(networking)
"NAT" (Linux kernel name).

masquerading

(messaging)
Hiding the names of internal e-mail client and gateway machines from the outside world by rewriting the "From" address and other headers as the message leaves the organisation.

This is good practise because external users do not need to know about internal changes in message routing. The external mail gateway needs to know how to route incoming replies back to the original sender.
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This values of Okumkpo masquerading kept it relevant and persistent as a corrective measure in the Ehugbo community despite modern measures that are now put in place in line with western civilization.
Critique: An inherently fascinating and compelling read, "Binoculars: Masquerading as a Sighted Person" offers a unique perspective from a man who had a tremendous personal battle with accepting a disability and ultimately succeeding to forge a life worth living.
He also discusses the entertainment and social control functions of masquerading in the Caribbean, West Africa, and Western Europe.
Searching for something real, Coverdale resolves "to spy out the posture of the Community, as craftily as the wild Indian before he makes his onset," a form of masquerading, and finds the community partaking in an actual masquerade.
Khar, Oct 29 (ANI): Three "common criminals" were beheaded by militants in Pakistan for allegedly masquerading as the Taliban while stealing and kidnapping for ransom.
During initial questioning, the girls gave police the phone number of the 38-year-old suspect, who was allegedly masquerading as their father.
Summary: BEIRUT: Labor Minister Boutros Harb announced on Monday that some individuals are masquerading as labor inspectors and visiting companies and private institutions to extort these firms for money.
27) Heath asks if Riviere is the subject of her own work, the masquerading feminine, seeking out a description of Riviere and, upon finding it, revels in her 'appearance':
2 : to pretend to be something different : pose <He was masquerading as a policeman.
Why is this aggressively reactionary editorial masquerading as a comic, anyway?
Randolph Dodson was also there, masquerading as a member of the Hell's Belles car club.
Their study involves the reasons for excuses, small and large, and the philosophical and psychological forces behind each, including creating a positive image, masquerading for past or the future, and gaining control.