Peter N. M. Hansteen
peter at bgnett.no
Sat Feb 12 18:36:58 GMT 2005
Luciano Musacchio <l0kit0 at exactas.org> writes:
> if not, whats the better solution for a newbie bsd admin to do
> firewalls on linux? (long term plan is bsd-migration of course :)
The best option is to migrate your firewall to a BSD and use PF. See
the PF faq at http://www.openbsd.org/faq/pf/ for some info on getting
In the meantime, if short term migration is not an option, you might
want to look at something like Firewall Builder(http://www.fwbuilder.org)
which I believe is able to generate configurations for PF, IPFW,
IPFilter and iptables from a common XML source.
Peter N. M. Hansteen, member of the first RFC 1149 implementation team
http://www.blug.linux.no/rfc1149/ http://www.datadok.no/ http://www.nuug.no/
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