[Shorewall-newbies] Shorewall printing lots of stuff to console - why?

Tom Eastep teastep at shorewall.net
Mon Feb 23 06:53:25 PST 2004


On Monday 23 February 2004 06:39 am, Tom Eastep wrote:
> On Monday 23 February 2004 05:39 am, Anthony Campbell wrote:
> > When I look at the text consoles I often find that shorewall is printing
> > out lots of stuff:
> >
> > 	Shorewall:logdrop:DROP:IN=eth0 OUT= .........
> >
> > This does not appear in xterms. Why is it happening and can it be
> > prevented?
>
> READ THE FAQ!!!!
>

In particular:

a) FAQ 17 will help you determine why the messages are being generated in the 
first place.

b) FAQ 16 will give you instructions for avoiding logging to your console.

-Tom
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