[Shorewall-users] locked out?

Paul Gear paulgear@bigfoot.com
Mon, 15 Apr 2002 22:58:56 +1000

GeoSanDiego@aol.com wrote:

> i tried starting and stopping using the out of the box configuration
> (RPM), but it locked me out. Am I hosed?:

Yes.  :-)  There is no "out of the box" configuration.  You have to
define your zones, policies, and rules if you expect it to work.  Try
the quick start guide on the shorewall home page.

> Locked out. Thats all she wrote!!! Cant SSH (requested a reboot, is
> that gonna let me back in?)

Probably not, since shorewall will likely start on reboot.  :-)