[Shorewall-users] New Actions

Paulo Kappke paulo.kappke at cyclades.com
Mon Dec 1 16:46:34 PST 2003

Tom, this feature is interesting because you can call a chain/action 
from any "main chain".

Another thing, is it possible to add a comment in the rules ?

Paulo K

Tom Eastep wrote:

> On Mon, 1 Dec 2003, Tom Eastep wrote:
>>On Mon, 2003-12-01 at 15:50, Paulo Kappke wrote:
>>>Hi, I have installed Shorewall with Webmin and they work very well.
>>>I have a question: can I create chains and point actions to these chains ??
>>>Let me explain:
>>>I have chains that I created for log/drop and/or log/accept those I am
>>>using in one or more chains pointed as actions.
>>>Is there any chance to do something similar in Shorewall ??
>>What exactly are you trying to accomplish?
> Let me back up -- the reason that I'm asking is that while Shorewall
> doesn't currently support such a facility, yours is the second request
> that I've received recently for something like that. I'm trying to
> understand what the preceived requirements are.
> Thanks
> -Tom
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