Possible bug with ntpd and Iptables

Scot L. Harris webid at cfl.rr.com
Tue Aug 31 23:36:14 UTC 2004

On Tue, 2004-08-31 at 16:29, Yang Xiao wrote:

> Well, I guess you can call it a bug, but it's not difficult to do a
> iptables-save > /etc/sysconfig/iptables or even manually add the ntp
> rules to the iptables file
> to permenantly store the ntp rules before you start to make changes so
> that it won't get lost when you restart iptables?
> Yang

But if you put those rules in /etc/sysconfig/iptables when ntpd starts
it inserts duplicate rules again.

Does not work very smoothly.

Scot L. Harris
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