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Old 04-12-2010, 02:14 AM   #1
nagavinodh
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Hi,

We installed the red hat 4.2 in vmware.How to check the firewall is enable in that machine.How to turn on/off.Can i restrict the particular ip.
 
Old 04-12-2010, 02:18 AM   #2
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Hi,

We installed the red hat 4.2 in vmware.How to check the firewall is enable in that machine.How to turn on/off.Can i restrict the particular ip.
To check if firewall is turned on or off use thge following command:
Quote:
#service iptables status
To view the implemented firewall rules:
Quote:
#iptables -L
To turn off firewall:
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#service iptables stop
And yes you can restrict a particular ip according to your wish.

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