Re: Iptables problem

From: Robert Nichols (SEE_SIGNATURE_at_localhost.localdomain.invalid)
Date: 10/05/05

Date: Wed, 5 Oct 2005 14:38:06 +0000 (UTC)

In article <Pine.LNX.4.62.0510051133440.6877@amy>,
Michael <> wrote:
:On Tue, 4 Oct 2005, Robert Nichols wrote:
:> You are aware that only the first packet of a connection is processed in
:> the nat table, right? The rest will automatically get whatever action
:> was taken on the first packet, but wont be seen by any rule in the nat
:> table.
:Actually I wasn't aware of this despite seeing this with what was logged.
:Thank you, I truly am a n00b

I highly recommend Oskar Andreasson's excellent _IPtables_Tutorial_,
available in several formats from .

Bob Nichols         AT I am "RNichols42"

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