[Shorewall-users] Started to use shorewall 1.2.1 - Email pickup is now s-l-o-w
Sat, 5 Jan 2002 16:55:41 -0000
Thanks for the reply, yup - that sorted it out, email now back to normal
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tom Eastep" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Andy" <email@example.com>; <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Saturday, January 05, 2002 3:28 PM
Subject: Re: [Shorewall-users] Started to use shorewall 1.2.1 - Email pickup
is now s-l-o-w
On Saturday 05 January 2002 07:06 am, Andy wrote:
> Hi All,
> I had had a go at getting shorewall running on my system (RH 7.1, kern
> 2.4.16), and have looked at the faq and documentation etc. But I cant seem
> to find out what Ive done wrong here.
> I used to use an iptables script (monmothas) and now want to move to
> My sytem set is firewall machine connected to the internet via adsl on
> ppp0, local network on eth0 (10.1.0.0/8)
> I have used the latest sample files - two-interfaces setup, and changed
> the local ip address to represent my network.
> The problem I have so far, is that now when using outlook on the local
> network, it takes about 1 minute to connect to the pop3 server for my
> email...if i clean the iptables out, stop shorewall, and load my old
> monmotha script..im back to whoosh pickup.
> But, I can use the web browser from the local network with no problems..
> Probably being dumb, I know..but can anyone help ?
Try adding the following entry to the bottom of /etc/shorewall/rules and let
us know if it helps:
REJECT net fw tcp auth
Tom Eastep \ email@example.com
AIM: tmeastep \ http://www.shorewall.net
ICQ: #60745924 \ Firewalls for Linux 2.4
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