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Re: [SLE] 9.1 masquerading and firewall oddities
  • From: Jason <jglane@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 11 May 2004 21:58:22 +0100
  • Message-id: <200405112158.22374.jglane@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Replying to my own post -- looks like this issue is fixed in a patch now
available on YOU. Thanks due to SuSE for fixing it! So, in order to fix a
seemingly non-working net connection, you need to connect to the net and run
YOU...... ;-)

A quote from the notes for the record:

sysconfig - The sysconfig scheme

This update fix the restart of the firewall after a dialup connection is
established. Without this restart, all ports are closed on the dialup
interface and the connection seems to be not working.

On Monday 10 May 2004 00:46, Jason wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm having troubles getting networking set up correctly in my fresh new
> installation of 9.1 -- I had the network functioning fine with 8.2, and I'm
> sure it wasn't as difficult as this to set up...
> I've found if I configure the Firewall for forwarding and masquerading and
> ssh, while not connected. Subsequently connecting using kinternet or
> cinternet, access to the internet is blocked.

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