[Shorewall-newbies] How to create a sub-zone?

Tom Eastep teastep at shorewall.net
Sat Mar 13 14:33:44 PST 2004

On Sat, 13 Mar 2004, Chhabria, Kavita - Apogent wrote:

> Greetings everyone:
> I have multiple zones sharing the same interface. so I define each of these
> zones in the hosts file.  However, can someone provide me with an example of
> how to create subzones contained within a zone.
> Because I would like to write the rules in such a manner that if i were to
> make a change to a parent zone, then it affects all the subzones that are
> contained within the parent zone.  Thus, I do not have to make the rule
> change to every subzone individually.  Can someone please provide me with an
> example of how to configure the above setup using the interfaces, hosts and
> zones files.

There is an example in the Documentation at

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