mmcgrath at iesabroad.org
Wed Dec 7 19:09:35 UTC 2005
> -----Original Message-----
> From: fedora-list-bounces at redhat.com
> [mailto:fedora-list-bounces at redhat.com] On Behalf Of Gregory P. Ennis
> Sent: Wednesday, December 07, 2005 12:34 PM
> To: For users of Fedora Core releases
> Subject: Logging iptables
> I am working on some iptables nat forwarding logic and need
> to be able to log failures into my /var/log/message file in a
> RH 8.0 system. I am using a FC4 system for a gateway
> firewall and iptables seems to log error packets there
> automatically. Is there a way to do this on RH 8.0 as well.
> Sorry to ask a RH question on this list, but I thought there
> would be someone here that would know.
> Greg Ennis
You can do a:
iptables -A INPUT -j LOG --log-level info --log-prefix "IPTABLES DENY "
That is just one way of getting logging info out of iptables, depending
on your rules and setups it could be different. What types of failures
are you looking for?
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