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# Android <-> Linux Tethering Script for Rooted Phones
# This script tethers the internet from the phone to your PC
# See http://ajasmin.wordpress.com/2011/07/24/android-usb-tethering-with-a-linux-pc/
# Requires a rooted phone with netfilter and pppd
# Path to ADB
export ADB=/opt/android-sdk-linux_x86/platform-tools/adb
if [ $USER != "root" ]; then
echo "Please run this script as root"
exit
fi
echo "Enabling NAT on the phone..."
$ADB shell "echo 1 > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_forward"
$ADB shell "iptables -t nat -F"
$ADB shell "iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -j MASQUERADE"
echo "Connecting to the phone via 'adb ppp'..."
# This use Google Public DNS servers which should work most of the time
$ADB ppp "shell:pppd nodetach noauth noipdefault ms-dns 8.8.8.8 ms-dns 8.8.4.4 /dev/tty" nodetach noauth noipdefault defaultroute usepeerdns notty 10.0.0.1:10.0.0.2
echo "Done."
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