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Re: [SLE] SuSEfirewall
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 2 Oct 2002 23:25:11 +0200
  • Message-id: <200210022325.11030.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 02 October 2002 23.10, Brian Marr wrote:
> I wonder where VMware should appear in the SuSEfirewall script ?

FW_DEV_INT="vmnet1 vmnet8"

and either allow class routing or set up forwarding.

> I do not
> want it to be accessible to the internet, but accessible to my LAN (at
> least the Host). Currently SuSEfirewall is dropping VMware packets when I
> turn it on. Brian Marr
> Ifconfig
> Gringo:/home/magpie # ifconfig
> eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:02:44:19:8B:50
> inet addr:192.xxx.xx.x Bcast:192.168.50.255 Mask:255.255.255.0

There's no point in crossing out 192.168-addresses. If anyone outside your lan
can reach them it's a miracle (or a tremendous blunder on the part of your
ISP). Those are private, non-routable addresses.

//Anders

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