Complete Rule Syntax

Bikrant Neupane bikrant at wlink.com.np
Sat Apr 16 02:55:06 CEST 2005


On Saturday 16 April 2005 02:54, Thomas Jones wrote:
> On Fri, 2005-04-15 at 15:09, Jason Opperisano wrote:
> > On Fri, Apr 15, 2005 at 02:24:01PM -0500, Thomas Jones wrote:
> > <snip>
> >
> > i honestly don't mean this as some sort of wise-ass answer, but you
> > appear to be asking for the information contained in 'man 8 iptables.'
> >
> > if you need the usage details for non-standard extensions, you can refer
> > to the 'help' file in each extension's subdirectory in PoM (best way to
> > get PoM these days is via svn @
> > http://svn.netfilter.org/netfilter/trunk/patch-o-matic-ng/ )
> >
> > -j
> >
> > --
> > "Tom Tucker: I think I speak for everyone when I say, New York and
> >  everyone from there can fornicate themselves with an iron stick."
> >         --Family Guy
>
> I've already reviewed the man pages, etc... That's how I have compiled a
> 10 page DOM model of iptables basic command structure; and its only
> getting bigger. As you can see, this is no easy undertaking. I am just
> looking for some documentation that may make it easier. Everthing I have
> already developed has been based on the man page and personal
> experience.
>
> Not to mention, the man pages don't give reference to semantics and/or
> structure requirements of a given rule.
I think the link http://iptables-tutorial.frozentux.net/chunkyhtml/index.html 
under "Tutorials" section in netfilter.org can be helpful to you :)

regards,
Bikrant

>
> Thomas



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