[Shorewall-users] Mandrake's Multi Network Firewall

Chris Baker cbaker at bbbscentralohio.org
Tue Dec 30 13:16:41 PST 2003


I have been reading some reviews of the Mandrake Multi Network Firewall. It
looks like the firewall is based on Shorewall. The article even mentions
using the _shorewall restart_ command to solve problems.

http://www.open-mag.com/features/Vol_51/mnf/mnf.htm

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-----Original Message-----
From: shorewall-users-bounces at lists.shorewall.net
[mailto:shorewall-users-bounces at lists.shorewall.net] On Behalf Of Tom Eastep
Sent: Thursday, December 18, 2003 10:55 AM
To: Mailing List for Experienced Shorewall Users; Pascal DeMilly
Subject: Re: [Shorewall-users] multicast

On Wednesday 17 December 2003 09:07 pm, Pascal DeMilly wrote:
> Hi,
>
> With OSPF I use multicast to communicate with its neighbor via
> 224.0.0.5. What is the best way to allow multicast to go through an
> interface protected by shorewall?
>
> Right now in the host file I defined my wan zone as:
>
> wan	wan+:192.168.0.0/16
> wan	wan+:224.0.0.5
>

Looks reasonable to me.

-Tom
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Tom Eastep    \ Nothing is foolproof to a sufficiently talented fool
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