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    Mandrake 10.1 Shorewall Problem

    Hello, I'm hoping someone can help me out with a problem I'm having. I don't know much about LInux (Windows user since I started using computers).

    Well, anyway, I recently enabled the firewall on my Mandrake 10.1 machine and after I decided to reboot my machine, my internet connection doesn't work. I thought, since I installed the firewall, that would be part of the problem, so I uninstalled it. That worked for me, but I'm wondering how I can get it to where I still have the firewall on. Is there any special setting in Mandrake or the firewall config that I need to do to get it working the way I want it to?

    Any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance!

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    Linux Guru AlexK's Avatar
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    Feb 2005
    When you configured the firewall after installation, did you check any or all of the boxes? Uncheck those and you should be fine.

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    Thanks for the help. That worked perfectly because I actually did check off a couple of the options in that menu.

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