Re: Ok to let all ICMP traffic through firewall?

From: Volker Birk (
Date: 10/11/05

Date: 11 Oct 2005 22:17:03 +0200

Moe Trin <ibuprofin@painkiller.example.tld> wrote:
> >What's your problem with ToS and echo?
> I don't set corporate policy

I understand ;-)

> My home setup is similar - except that I have root on all systems, so
> I can diagnose and fix problems as needed.


> Thus far, outbound pings,
> type 3 codes 0-4 and type 11 has worked without problems. What more do
> I need? It ain't broke - I don't have to fix it.



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                   Wolfgang Clement am 10.10.05 als Noch-Superminister