Shorewall for web server?
tim at birdsnest.maths.tcd.ie
Tue Dec 27 04:02:42 UTC 2005
Louis Lagendijk wrote:
> How are you connecting to the internet: through ppp0? Why are you using
> DNAT? If you have the fixed IP address on ppp0, all you need to do is
> setting the appropriate ALLOW rule:
> AllowWeb net fw
> as you don't need to forward traffic to another machine.
Thank you very much;
I followed your advice, removed the two DNAT lines
I had added to my shorewall rules,
and added the line you suggested:
AllowWeb net fw
This worked like a charm,
and appears to have solved my problem completely.
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