Re: netfilter unavailable
On Tue, 5 Jun 2007, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> I try the last 2.6.21 and I see some problems with the netfilter stuff.
> When the kernel boots the messages are clear : netfilter is here
> a2000 kernel: [42949402.180000] Netfilter messages via NETLINK v0.30.
> a2000 kernel: [42949402.400000] nf_conntrack version 0.5.0 (764 buckets,
> 6112 max)
> a2000 kernel: [42949403.510000] ip_tables: (C) 2000-2006 Netfilter Core
> All (I think) lodules are loaded :
> iptable_mangle 1936 0
> iptable_raw 1392 0
> iptable_filter 2000 0
> iptable_nat 5668 0
> nf_conntrack_ipv4 12412 1 iptable_nat
> ip_tables 8904 4 iptable_mangle,iptable_raw,
> But all commands through "iptables" are unavailable with a cryptic
> iptables message :
> iptables -vnL
> iptables v1.3.7: can't initialize iptables table `filter': Module is
> wrong version
> Perhaps iptables or your kernel needs to be upgraded.
> I do not know what "version" is wrong, I try with the v1.3.6 and the
> V1.3.7 with the same messages.
As Rolf Anders <email@example.com> already pointed out on Mon, May 14:
| I think I got the same with a self-compiled 2.6.17 on powerpc. The problem was
| that the module x_tables was missing. Did you set CONFIG_NETFILTER_XTABLES?
Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 -- firstname.lastname@example.org
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