[CLUG] IP Tables Front End Project
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Mon Feb 21 22:35:36 GMT 2005
> I'm away Friday but have fun.
Friday /week/. Just in case you misread.
> And BTW _how_ many records are you putting into this database?
Can't see there being more than a couple/few dozen in the rules table(s).
The services table will have a few hundred rows, but that's nothing in RDBMS
terms; and the log table will obviously have lots, but that's really only
The alternatives are:
a) store them in the filesystem, which creates permissions issues;
b) write the iptables shell script, which requires complex parsers; or
c) talk directly to iptables, which would be kindy dodgy imho.
I'm open to suggestion though, simpler the better as far as I'm concerned.
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