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Old 11-24-2002, 01:33 AM   #1
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shorewall blocking access to net mandrake 9


After installing mandrake 9 and downloading all updates I installed the shorewall firewall set all the various limits, fired it up and it blocks access to the net all i get back using all the different browsers is page empty. I did not have this problem with mandrake 8.1. Ideas please
Thanks in advance Tewaru
 
Old 11-24-2002, 04:28 PM   #2
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For what it's worth, I had exactly the same problem and ended up getting rid of Shorewall - now I use Msec 'high' setting and looking for a firewall that doesn't need a networking qualification to set up ;-).

Judging from other threads/forums, a lot of people have problems with Shorewall.

I wonder why they got rid of tinyfirewall - for the average end user it was easy to set up, gave stealth readings and it worked practically out of the box....

Dutch
 
Old 12-04-2002, 04:29 AM   #3
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Ok Took your advice still could not get going read another posting about guarddog tried that success
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