>>>>> "Wichert" == Wichert Akkerman <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Wichert> Previously Brian May wrote:
>> On my computer, I have iptables configured in
>> /etc/network/interfaces using the "up" and "down" scripts.
Wichert> Different remark: you should configure your firewall
Wichert> before you bring the interface online, otherwise there
Wichert> will be a window during which you are completely open. So
Wichert> either use pre-up, or even before the networking script
Wichert> is run.
Thanks for the suggestion. I have changed the scripts to use "pre-up"
I also have the scripts log the tables before and after it is executed
each time, hopefully next time my computer boots I may find out what
is going on...
Brian May <email@example.com>