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Re: Bytes counter with iptables

"galaeasy.005608@mail.galactica.it" <galaeasy.005608@mail.galactica.it> writes:

> Hi to all!
> I have a question about packets & bytes counter made with iptables:
> my problem is that when I reboot my firewall i lost all the counters stored with iptables.
> Can I prevent this ?

Don't rely on counters. I suggest to use some completely separate software
like net-acctd which reads the packets outside of netfilter.


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