IPTables for Sun Solaris

Tim Evans tkevans at tkevans.com
Thu Aug 11 14:34:18 CEST 2005

On Thu, 11 Aug 2005 08:22:33 -0400, Toby DiPasquale wrote

> No, iptables can only be used with Linux because it relies on the
> netfilter framework in the Linux kernel. Solaris' kernel lacks
> netfilter, therefore it cannot make use of iptables. You might be 
> able to get a command-line tool with the same interface as iptables for
> Solaris, however; look around.

Recent Solaris versions include 'ipfilter'.  Main site for ipfilter is

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