Problem accessing (ACK is over the upper bound)

Patrick McHardy kaber at
Tue Jul 3 13:08:33 CEST 2007

Krzysztof Oledzki wrote:
>> You can drop in PREROUTING/mangle for example. In the filter table
>> its not possible of course since there is no PREROUTING chain :)
> Indeed, but I found dropping in filter more useful. That's why I mention
> about my patched kernel. BTW: is there any reason why it is not
> available by default?

You mean PREROUTING/filter? Mainly performance, new hooks are expensive.

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