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Old 02-02-2004, 08:20 PM   #1
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Ipchains


i'm really new to networking and was wondering how i could go about installing the ipchains firewall. i just downloaded the source, don't know how to configure it to run on the box though. any help would be greatly appreciated. thanks
 
Old 02-03-2004, 06:44 AM   #2
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depending on your distro, you might also try the pre-compiled packaged.

To install, read the INSTALL file. It should be somthing similar to the procedure described at http://lfs.oregonstate.edu/blfs/view.../iptables.html

Once installed, you can start to set your rules. I suggest http://iptables-tutorial.frozentux.net/ it gives a good basis.
 
  


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