Re: Still getting the same IPTABLES errors in the kernel(2.4.17)

From: Luke Vogel (
Date: 04/17/02

From: Luke Vogel <>
Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2002 16:12:38 +1000

Walt_C wrote:
> When I boot up my kernel (2.4.17) and I try to use iptables this is
> what I get:
> [root@localhost me]# iptables -L
> iptables v1.2.2: can't initialize iptables table `filter': Module is
> wrong version
> Perhaps iptables or your kernel needs to be upgraded.

Did you just compile a new kernel?

You may need to apply the appropriate netfilter patches to the kernel
before compiling it?

Perhaps a newer version of iptables is in order?

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