Subject: Re: resetting the IP packet filter rules without rebooting...
To: Sam Carleton <email@example.com>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/25/2002 09:13:26
In message <20021125140506.GA2716@linux-info.net>, Sam Carleton writes:
>This subject pretty much says it all, how does one go about applying
>the IP packet filter rules (ipf.conf and ipnat.conf) without rebooting
>the NetBSD machine?
The easiest way is to edit the files and then do
(I'm less certain about the latter, since I haven't tried it.) Make
sure that you have ipfilter=YES in your /etc/rc.conf file.
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.research.att.com/~smb (me)
http://www.wilyhacker.com ("Firewalls" book)