IP Tables slows network response times

Nikolai Geogriev voyager123bg at gmail.com
Sun Aug 14 20:00:25 CEST 2005


I think correct should be:
itpables -I INPUT -i lo -j ACCEPT (guess you misspeled it in the hurry)
forward rule for loopback is not necesary, as long as i remember
iptables -I OUTPUT -o lo -j ACCEPT;


On 8/14/05, Gary W. Smith <gary at primeexalia.com> wrote:
> Something like the following (off the top of my head, so syntax may not
> be exact)
> 
> iptables -I INPUT -o lo -j ACCEPT
> iptables -I FORWARD -o lo -j ACCEPT
> iptables -I OUTPUT -o lo -j ACCEPT
> 
> Basically, tell the server to allow anything originating from loopback
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: netfilter-bounces at lists.netfilter.org [mailto:netfilter-
> > bounces at lists.netfilter.org] On Behalf Of Michael Hallager
> > Sent: Sunday, August 14, 2005 2:55 AM
> > To: Eric Leblond; netfilter at lists.netfilter.org
> > Subject: Re: IP Tables slows network response times
> > 
> > Hi Eric.
> > > More over, add a rule to accept loopback traffic on INPUT, blocked
> > > loopback traffic could explain problem you have.
> > 
> > Could you please provide a sample of this rule?
> > --
> > Michael Hallager
> > networkStuff ltd
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> 
> 
>



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