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Old 11-10-2004, 08:56 PM   #1
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IPTABLES how to add/edit/delete rules in existing chain?

This the existing chain in my iptable.
How do i add/edit/delete a source/target destination???

I used : iptables -L to view this...

Chain blacklst (4 references)
target prot opt source destination
DROP all -- anywhere
DROP all -- anywhere
DROP all -- anywhere
DROP all -- anywhere
DROP all -- anywhere
DROP all -- anywhere
DROP all -- anywhere
DROP all -- anywhere

Simple question...but it would be really nice to know how to do this..

Old 11-11-2004, 02:48 PM   #2
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Are you using a script to start the ruleset or just the /etc/init.d/iptables setup?

If you are using the RH setup, the saved rules are in /etc/sysconfig/iptables

A good tutorial is http://iptables-tutorial.frozentux.n...-tutorial.html


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