Re: OT: /etc/init.d/networking & firewall
On Tue, Aug 08, 2000 at 10:58:10PM -0700, Wichert Akkerman wrote:
> Previously Domenico Andreoli wrote:
> > and of course you have to cut&paste on every /etc/init.d/networking update.
> Of course not, /etc/init.d/networking doesn't touch my firewall
> settings, they are setup long before any networking setup is done.
I assume this means before rcS.d/S40*. How early can you
reasonably/safely start your firewall? Somewhere after S10checkroot.sh
seems sure. I have iptables scripts slotted at S38. I can't see that
starting any earlier buys any additional security since networking's
not up yet. Am I missing anything?
Steve Bowman <firstname.lastname@example.org> (preferred)
Buckeye, AZ <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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