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Re: Please critique my iptables-based firewall



On Thu, May 16, 2002 at 05:32:29PM -0400, LunarFox wrote:
>echo 1 > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_forward			# Enable masq below
I'm not an iptables expert, but I would suggest that  this should be
the very last thing in the script, after all the rules have been set
up.  Otherwise you've created a race condition that could
(conceivably) cause a lot of pain.

-rob

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