problem on pf @ freebsd 7.0

RW fbsd06 at
Wed May 14 19:47:32 UTC 2008

On Wed, 14 May 2008 11:07:03 -0700
xSAPPYx <xsappyx at> wrote:

> Take a look in /etc/defaults/rc.conf  The bits for PF are already
> there. All you should need is to set   pf_enable="YES"
> A quick guess would be that that /etc/defaults/rc.conf is loaded after
> /etc/rc.conf, and pf_enable is reset to NO, but that is just a guess.

You aren't intended to modify /etc/defaults/rc.conf, so there wouldn't
be much point in its loading after /etc/rc.conf. And since "pf restart"
works, pf_enable must be set to YES.

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