strange problem with ipfw and rc.conf
ipfreak at yahoo.com
Thu Jan 26 16:29:44 PST 2006
Thanks for the comments.
My real problem is thta the rc.conf just won load the
rulesets when the system reboots. I have to do this
every time the system reboots: "sh /etc/ipfw.rules"
--- Oxygenshell <admin at oxygenshell.com> wrote:
> ipfw rules automatically default to deny
> You have to explicitly tell it to allow by default.
> (kernel setting)
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Arne Woerner" <arne_woerner at yahoo.com>
> To: "gahn" <ipfreak at yahoo.com>; "freebsd security"
> <freebsd-security at freebsd.org>; "freebsd general
> <freebsd-questions at freebsd.org>
> Sent: Thursday, January 26, 2006 7:03 PM
> Subject: Re: strange problem with ipfw and rc.conf
> > --- gahn <ipfreak at yahoo.com> wrote:
> >> 65335 locking out everything). I have to do "sh
> >> /etc/ipfw.rules" in order to load the rulesets,
> once I
> >> did that, I can access the box from remote
> > Hmm...
> > It helped me, to look at /etc/rc.firewall... There
> are some
> > comments, that might give u the right hints...
> > Maybe firewall_enable should be YES?
> > E. g. my /etc/rc.firewall.bartely file cannot be
> executed with
> > sh... But maybe I still did not understand ipfw...
> > My /etc/rc.firewall.bartely contains rules like:
> > add pass log all from any to 184.108.40.206
> > add deny log all from any to any
> > And in rc.conf my
> > And I use default firewall_script=/etc/rc.firewall
> > -Arne
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