Good Information about ipfw
WD at US-Webmasters.com
Tue Jun 1 13:09:54 PDT 2004
At 21:59 6/1/2004, Martes G Wigglesworth, wrote:
>Is there a good, definitive, source of information for implementing ipfw
>firewall rules. I am familiar with the man pages, howerver, a list of
>arbitrary functionality, without any clue as to how to actually empliment
>them is of no use to me.
>I am in Mozul, Iraq, and I have limited time on the Internet, and far less
>resources than I did before I got activated to come over here.
>I would also like to know what the point of most man pages are. 90 percent
>of them just list arbitrary commands, as though you are supposed
>to know how to use the program in the first place. There are almost never
>any useful information about implementing the program that the manpage is
>supposed to explain, but does not.
>I have not been able to locate any book on the one firewall, that seems
>to be at the heart of any good Freebsd firewall setup.
>Please help this wayward soul.
>Thanks fellow BSDers.
>System: HP Pavilion ze5700 w/ Inetel Celeron 2.8ghz; 256MB ram; 30gig hdd
>OS: FreeBSD 5.2.1-RELEASE
Here's some info below. Perhaps once you figure it all out, you
could write up a "cheatsheet" to help others.
Start Here to Find It Fast! -> http://www.US-Webmasters.com/best-start-page/
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