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Re: Firewalling under Debian

Op ma 03-03-2003, om 15:03 schreef Jamin Collins:
> On Mon, Mar 03, 2003 at 05:36:54AM -0800, Jeremy T. Bouse wrote:
> > 	Well if you have atleast one machine running with X11 you could
> > install Firewall Builder (fwbuilder)[1] which has a relatively straight
> > forward GUI that will allow you to drag and drop to create the rules you
> > want for the firewal... It then compiles to build a shell script which
> > you can then just upload to your Debian firewall 
> Interesting...  I had always steered clear of fwbuilder because of it's
> need for X.  I didn't want X on my firewalls (for various reasons) and
> as a result didn't look any further into it's functionality.
> -- 
> Jamin W. Collins

I think Shorewall is also very usefull and it doesn't need X.
The documentation is also quite nice.

Benedict Verheyen 
Linux 2.4.20 AMD Athlon(tm) Processor AuthenticAMD GNU/Linux

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