RE: Debian equivalent of rc.firewall??
> On Fri, 22 Dec 2000 01:07:34 -0700, Stefan Srdic said:
> > I've just recently switched distros from Mandrake to
> Debain, I started
> > out with Mandrake because I wanted to learn some
> fundementals before
> > expanding to a "true" Linux distribution.
> > I'm having troubles setting up IP Masquerading. When I
> used in Mandrake
> > (Red Hat based) I wrote a script (rc.masq) and executed it
> a boot-time
> > through the rc.local configuration script.
> > Now, in Debain, I'm having trouble in finding out which
> rc*.d directory
> > I should insert my script and what to name it. I read
> through the IP
> > Masq HOW-TO but it seems to be RedHat biased.
> > Where would I insert my Masq/Firewall scripts and how
> would I get them
> > to be read at boot-time?
> Put things to do at boot time in /etc/init.d/bootmisc.sh.
Then you have to run the update-rc.d utility:
update-rc.d bootmisc.sh defaults
This will create links to your script in /etc/init.d
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