Wed, 16 Jan 2002 16:03:00 -0500
Yes, I am Netfilter naive! But, again, that is why I am here.
Yes, I dive into things. It is important that I "conquer" IPTABLEs useage
and syntax. I have read countless docs and its been a bit frustrating.
I think the docs are terse.
Thanks for the help, I made some modifications already according to
what you said.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Patrick Schaaf" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Planet X" <email@example.com>
Sent: Wednesday, January 16, 2002 03:11 AM
Subject: Re: Hmm.
> > Oh, I show in my questions that I dont know networking?
> > This leads me to say something THIS IS A FORUM FOR
> > QUESTIONS- SMART ONES, DUMB ONES AND IN BETWEEN ONES.
> HEY! No need for caps. You sounded (to me; on rereading it's not that
> clear) as if you'd dive in and try to implement something. I just wanted
> to slow your enthusiasm a bit, because the task would be large, and you
> asking the questions shows that you are a bit naive about it.
> I obviously misread your intentions. Apologies for that. They resulted,
> upon reflection, from me thinking by default in an implementation context.
> Thank you for reminding me that netfilter@ is a user mailing list. Your
> questions are certainly appropriate for the list.
> best regards