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Old 12-04-2007, 08:01 PM   #1
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How to save IPtbales in linux box


i always hit the command iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -o eth1 -j MASQUERADE every morning is there any way to save this so there's no need to hit everytime i restarted the linux box??
 
Old 12-04-2007, 08:21 PM   #2
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The generic method is to put your commands in a bash script (firewall.sh say) like this:

Code:
#! /bin/bash
iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -o eth1 -j MASQUERADE
make it executable: chmod +x iptables.sh
then add it, with it's whole path if needed, to /etc/rc.local

Many distros have other ways of adding the entries.
 
Old 12-04-2007, 08:52 PM   #3
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http://linux.about.com/od/ubusrv_doc/a/ubusg18t03.htm


try this site, it may help(even tho its for ubuntu)....
 
  


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