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Aug 20, 2007, 10:46 AM
Post #4 of 8
Am Montag, 20. Aug 2007, 17:52:02 +0200 schrieb Pascal Hambourg:
> Ruben Laban a écrit :
>> On Monday 20 August 2007, Bertram Scharpf wrote:
>>> on one of my machines the REJECT target doesn't behave as I
>>> expect. It is inserted into a chain but it is not accepted
>>> as a policy.
> It behaves as expected. REJECT is an extension, not a built-in target, and
> cannot be used as a policy. Check man iptables.
I wrote "as _I_ expect". Obviously I expected wrong. Now, I
found it in the manpage.
On an other list I was told it were a good idea to set
REJECT as policy. I'm so glad that I asked here. Thank you.