Re: GUI front end for iptables

firblog_at_nicht.net
Date: 07/07/03


Date: Mon, 07 Jul 2003 13:14:56 +0100


Fred Tourette wrote:
>
> I think it was firblog@nicht.net who said:
>
> > I'm a newbie to linux but reasonably au fait with software firewalls.
> > I've installed iptables and frankly, it looks a bit horrific to even
> > beging configuring it using the command line interface. Is there a
> > reliable GUI to iptables that i can easily download and configure?
>
> Try Guarddog:
>
> http://www.simonzone.com/software/guarddog/
>
> Took the "horriffic" out of iptables for this Windoze convert.

Yes, sure am -- a convert i mean. Thanks for all your help. I decided to
try firestarter which has just been updated for Mandrake Linux 9.1.
Worked a charm and very easy to set-up.

Firblog "True Progress Involves Not Moving In Circles".