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Re: [suse-security] Making SuSE 9.1 a router?? HOW??

On Saturday 25 September 2004 03:55 pm, Volker Kuhlmann wrote:
> > www.shorewall.net
> > Makes Iptables easy, and much more flexible than
> > the SuSE firewall.
> Does it run on 2.6? If you know both, can you give some more info on
> shorewall?

Shorewall does not "RUN" on anything.

Like SuSE firewall, its only job is to setup an manage your iptables
rules in a more user friendly and intuitive way. Once shorewall loads 
your rules into its not running any more.
So if you run iptables, Shorewall makes it easier to set up
and maintain, and adjust.

John Andersen

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