Re: Is this correct in Ipchains?

From: Cedric Blancher (
Date: 12/20/01

From: Cedric Blancher <>
Date: Thu, 20 Dec 2001 08:46:26 +0000 (UTC)

Dans sa prose, Ramesh Kumar Panithi ( nous ecrivait :
> I've added the following the line int ipchains:
> ipchains -A tcp -a input -s $extnet -d IP Address 80 -j ACCEPT
> I want to allow outside requests to my web site.
> If not correct? please give me the correct script.

No it is not. If you had tried it, you would have know : syntax is not

ipchains -A input -p tcp -s $extnet -d IP_Address 80 -j ACCEPT

will do the trick.

See ipchains HOWTO.

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