iptables problem on FC2

Florin Andrei florin at andrei.myip.org
Thu May 27 22:16:54 UTC 2004

On Thu, 2004-05-27 at 14:40, Nina Pham wrote:
> I wants to edit the iptables on my FC2 system, I did
>     iptables -A INPUT -j DROP -s an.ip.addr.num -d my.ip.addr.num
> then I did iptables -L, it got stuck just before the new rule. Anybody 
> can help?

Always add -n, unless you really need the DNS resolution.

I have no idea why the default behaviour is to do DNS resolution, seems
like the oposite is a saner option.

Florin Andrei


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