Subject: Re: IPFilter-related question
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Zbigniew Baniewski <email@example.com>
Date: 05/15/2007 23:01:19
On Wed, May 16, 2007 at 03:42:06AM +0800, Joseph A. Dacuma wrote:
> Is the connection to your ISP via pppoe
> and using DHCP?
> Maybe there lies
> your problem. With the exception of my wrong IPF rules, AFAIK, I never had
> problems with IPF acting as gateway. However, our set-up here and branch
> office are all static since 2.x upto now. You could investigate on that by
> turning off your modem for a few seconds and see what gives. Also, check
> how long the lease is given to you if your setup is DHCP.
There's no DHCP. I took a look at the logs, and there's not any trace of
ev. disconnection. tun0 had at the morning still the same IP address, as it
> Second, when you say you restarted the firewall, did you mean the entire
> machine or flushed and reloaded IPF ruleset?
Unfortunately, didn't have much time at the morning to investigate, now
I suppose that perhaps "ipf -y" could do. But why even this was needed,
> You may have bumped into common problems like _out of_ or _no more_ in
> your system.
What exactly you mean?
pozdrawiam / regards