Kevin Kinsey kdk at
Fri Apr 7 13:04:09 UTC 2006

ilyana ramlan wrote:

>i have another question,
>Do i have to install IPTable before configuring
>hosts.allow file?

No; TCP wrappers are independent of your firewall.

Also, and I'm ready to stand corrected, but iptable
isn't a part of FreeBSD, and aren't even ported AFAIK.

FreeBSD has ipfw, ipfilter, and ipf+altq, I believe.  See
the FreeBSD handbook, chapter 24.


Kevin Kinsey

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