drew at mykitchentable.net
Sun Oct 19 09:15:39 PDT 2003
----- Original Message -----
From: "Dan" <dan at ntlbusiness.com>
To: "Drew Tomlinson" <drew at mykitchentable.net>
Cc: <freebsd-net at freebsd.org>
Sent: Sunday, October 19, 2003 8:59 AM
> On Sunday 19 October 2003 4:53 pm, you wrote:
> > tail -f /var/log/security
> Hi - I don't see anything happening when I type that (or read the file
> afterward) of when the laptop attempts to connect to something.
/var/log/security is the default place ipfw logs. I just checked my kernel
conf file and found you need this line to include logging:
options IPFIREWALL_VERBOSE #enable logging to syslogd(8)
If you don't have it, add it and recompile.
> This is very, very strange!
> Yet, it works fine with those silly little rules!!!
> Thanks again for your reply.
You're welcome. I know how frustrating it can be. But when you get it
right, it's all worth it. :)
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