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Re: Packets dropped by iptables



On Wed, 2004-10-13 at 16:34, Juan L. Pastor wrote:
> On Wed, 2004-10-13 at 10:14, Ow Mun Heng wrote: 
> > > My linux box (192.168.1.2) is connected through an ADSL router
> > > (192.168.1.1, internal IP) so I guess it is OK to let them come into my
> > > box. How can I manage that?
> > 
> > Ah... You didn't mention that earlier..
> 
> I explained my network architecture on the first post.

I'm looking back at the 1st post. I didn't see any reference to a
router. Did I really miss it?
> 
> > In that case, then you will have to manage your ADSL router instead.
> > (that is, if your ADSL router is doing the packet filtering, which I
> > think it is.)
> 
> The problem is that I don't have the administration password of the
> router (not provided by the ISP).

If you don't have it, can you _ask_ for it??
Otherwise, you'll have a hard time getting or configuring or opening up
any holes in it.

eg: if you use p2p and you don't allow incoming packets to those ports,
you'll see very slow speeds.

Can't help you much in that case.



-- 
Ow Mun Heng
Fedora GNU/Linux Core 2 on D600 1.4Ghz CPU kernel
2.6.7-2.jul1-interactive 
Neuromancer 16:48:40 up 7:37, 7 users, load average: 1.87, 1.18, 0.93 


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