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Re: Reject and Deny


On Tue 2000-09-12 (14:48), MILIN Jacques wrote:
> Excuse me for this question, but i don't understand the difference
> between REJECT and DENY.
the router will discard packets matching a 'deny' rule without
further notice besides logging if told to do so.

receiving a packet matching a 'reject' rule the router will send
back the appropriate ICMP to notify the sender.

MfG/best regards, helmut springer
                   "Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose"

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