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    Knoppix & firewall


    Somenone knows if the is a guide to configure correctly knoppix's firewall??
    Thanks to all!!!!!!!!!

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    I didn't realize that Knoppix came with a firewall....

    And if you did install one, wouldn't it just be iptables?
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    There are actually bootable live CD Distro's designed for firewalls, maybe you want to try one of those?
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    with knoppix there isn't the possibility to configure a firewall???I must configure iptables???I want oly to try to configure a firewall with linux and i like very much knoppix....
    Help me!!!!

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    Most firewalls are simply scripts that manipulate iptables (or in older cases, ipchains). On FreeBSD, it'd be ipfw.
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    did you know where a i can find on the web examples of using iptables or other???I want truly to understand as it works!!!I found some examples on the web but i'm interested as it works!!!!

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    The link I posted earlier is the place to start -- iptables. After that, just google for iptables+knoppix+firewall and start reading...
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    Thank you for your help!!!!!

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