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Old 05-05-2003, 09:20 PM   #1
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Suppress Iptables' Output


On my RH9 server, when nobody is logged in, there are a bunch of lines of text that appear after a while all over the screen. I guess they are from filtered hits since they list src and destination addresses and all kinds of other network info. How do I get it to suppress these messages? I just want to be able to have a login prompt and not have to press enter to get to a login prompt.
 
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Quoted from http://iptables-tutorial.frozentux.n...-tutorial.html
Note that if you get undesired logging direct to consoles, this is not an iptables or Netfilter problem, but rather a problem caused by your syslogd configuration - most probably /etc/syslog.conf. Read more in man syslog.conf for information about this kind of problem.
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