[Shorewall-users] Shorewall 1.2.11 bugs

Tom Eastep teastep@shorewall.net
Wed, 17 Apr 2002 07:06:15 -0700 (PDT)


On Wed, 17 Apr 2002, Magnus Hyllander wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> I believe I have found a typo in the shorewall script. I couldn't run the
> "shorewall try" command, every time I tried it it just printed out the usage
> instructions (which doesn't list the new timeout parameter by the way). In
> the script there is a line:
> 
> [ $# -lt 2 -o $# -gt 3 ] || usage 1
> 
> about 13 lines form the end. If you change '||' to '&&' it works better :-).
>

So true (reaches for paper bag). There's a corrected version of 
/sbin/shorewall available on the Errata page.
 
> Another "bug" I found today was that if I insert a '-' as the LOG LEVEL in
> the policy file (like the instructions in the file say I can do), shorewall
> will fail saying that '-' is an unknown log level. (Of course there wasn't
> any real reason to insert a '-' since there aren't any more columns, but
> still...)
> 

Thanks -- I've fixed that buglet and will include the fix in the next 
release.

-Tom
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