RE: Debianised Firewall
That works.... that's what I was looking for.
But I still didn't get the working. dpkg-reconfigure iptables just make
the symbolic links to /etc/init.d/iptables. Where does is say to start
it. I mean calling /etc/init.d/iptables alone doesn't work and simply
puts out the help.
From: Didar Hussain [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Sunday, August 01, 2004 5:29 PM
Subject: Re: Debianised Firewall
On Sun, Aug 01, 2004 at 02:31:21PM +0100, Sam Halliday wrote:
> John Summerfield wrote:
> > Sam Halliday wrote:
> > >cheers... but i do not need a way to generate rules; i already know
> > >to do that. i just want to know if there is a standardised debian
> > >loading up a firewall on startup... like a file i need to dump my
> > >(customised) `iptables-save` output into. else i will just write my
> > >initscript.
> > I know how to write in assembler too, but I generally don't.
> :-) yeah... but i actually have an iptables script lying around, so
its just a case of copying it to /etc/init.d and making a symlink... but
i'd prefer not to do such a homemade job of it.
Well, I use the /etc/init.d/iptables script. It is pretty good, although
the author seems to be self-depreciatingly skeptical about it :-)
After you have your IPTables firewall loaded you can simply do:
/etc/init.d/iptables save active
This will save your firewall rules. Now, you can simply do:
select "yes" to the dialog box. This will create the appropriate
symlink to /etc/init.d/iptables in /etc/rcS.d/, /etc/rc0.d/ and
It's later than you think.
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