another iptables question

Matthew Walker mwalker at
Thu Oct 21 15:26:20 MDT 2010

On Thu, October 21, 2010 3:24 pm, Merrill Oveson wrote:
> using webmin I can see the rules.  It even tells me which file it's reading.
> now when I type iptables -L, I don't see any of the rules.
> What am I missing?

Sounds like iptables isn't actually running. Try '/etc/init.d/iptables start', or
whatever your distro's command is for that.

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