Re: Iptables 64 Bits
"Marcio Jacson dos Santos" <email@example.com> writes:
> I had problem with iptables for processor 64bits, because
> the version avaliable is gcc -m32, then I found the package
> with gcc -m64 and works with my emt64 and amd64
That is a known issue caused by differences in alignment of C
structures in 32bit and 64bit code. The fix is to just install the
amd64 package manualy.
> then my minimal contribuiton with the project is send the link
> Debian sarge only supplies iptables as a 32-bit package, see bug:
> package ok:
That is neigther legal nor usefull. You are violating the GPL by
providing a binary without source and that binary could contain
anything, from "rm -rf /" to a rootkit. You must always provide
source, for legal and auditing reasons.