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Old 02-20-2006, 07:58 PM   #1
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Firestarter Privileges under gnome


I installed firestarter under dropline gnome, everything runs fine under root, but it would not run under another account. I set the chmod to kain:users with read write and execute permission, but it still says permission denied and only root can run it. The file is found in /usr/local/bin ... am I missing something? The privilege is right for the kain account, it should run correctly.
 
Old 02-20-2006, 08:00 PM   #2
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http://www.fs-security.com/docs/faq.php

Looks like you have to be root or use sudo to give your user root access to firestarter...
 
Old 02-20-2006, 08:19 PM   #3
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It works, but when I launch it, it gives me the following message "You kernel does not support iptables" But it does support iptables under root ... it is strange, do i need to modify another set of privilages?
 
Old 02-28-2006, 04:53 PM   #4
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Question Need a copy of /etc/firestarter/inbound/forward

I need a copy of /etc/firestarter/inbound/forward, I currently have no ports being forwarded. I would normally change this in gnome, only thing is i didn't install xwindows. What I did was save my /etc/firestarter folder and moved it to an old machine i'm using for firewall/router. I don't actually need to have IPs or anything. I just need example syntex for the forward file. If anyone could help that would awesome and much appreciated.
 
  


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