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Old 10-31-2003, 12:18 PM   #1
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Unhappy Kernel and ipchains


hi,

im trying to use the ipchains tool to give instructions to my
Kernel 2.4. When trying this: ipchains -L input, it tells me the following:

incompatible with this kernel

know of any patch or something?

thanks for u time

i got ipchains 1.3.10 1-sep-2000



 
Old 10-31-2003, 12:29 PM   #2
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i believe that you probably dont have ipchains support compiled into your kernel. try using iptables.
 
Old 10-31-2003, 01:22 PM   #3
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i think ipchains is pretty much retired now, its iptables in newer kernels.
 
Old 10-31-2003, 03:21 PM   #4
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Question how_?

yes,

i don't know if ipchains is compiled into my kernel.

can i use iptables instead? does iptables work with the same funtions ?

or maybe upgrade the ipchains tool?

thanks for u reply

ArOnG
 
Old 10-31-2003, 03:26 PM   #5
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Question how_?

yes,

i don't know if ipchains is compiled into my kernel.

can i use iptables instead? does iptables work with the same funtions ?

or maybe upgrade the ipchains tool?

thanks for u reply

ArOnG
 
Old 10-31-2003, 04:43 PM   #6
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Looks very similar but gives more flexibility. Read this.
 
Old 10-31-2003, 05:17 PM   #7
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thank u a lot guys,

it was really helpful,

i'll come up with other questions next time.

 
Old 11-11-2003, 12:12 PM   #8
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try 'modprobe -a ipchains'
 
  


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