Subject: Re: resetting the IP packet filter rules without rebooting...
To: Andrew Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Herb Peyerl <email@example.com>
Date: 11/25/2002 10:55:34
Andrew Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >ipf -D ; ipf -E -f /etc/ipf.conf ; ipnat -f /etc/ipnat.conf ; sleep 30 ; ipf -D
> >I hit return and after a couple seconds, I hit ^C. If the ^C makes it,
> >then it doesn't "ipf -D". If not, then I know I only have to wait about
> >30 seconds before I'll have access to the machine again.
> i assert that it's more useful to type something (anything, doesn't
> matter what, since sleep doesn't care) and *if* you see output (ie,
> full-duplex echo-back is working), *then* you hit control-c. if you
> don't get echo-back, then your new filters are interfering with it
yeah, actually, I do usually hit return a few times before ^C but YKWIM.
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