[blfs-support] iptables

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sat Mar 8 07:28:26 PST 2014

Richard Melville wrote:
> Can anybody tell me what the reason is for not using iptables-save and
> iptables-restore?

You can use them if you want, but I don't see a use for them unless you 
are doing some kind of dynamic control of the tables.  It's better if 
the admin knows what rules are being used and they can be easily 
documented in rc.iptables.

   -- Bruce

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