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RE: [suse-security] Ipchains Issue
  • From: Peer Stefan <stefan.peer@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2002 10:17:52 +0200
  • Message-id: <3559BA35534FD511A1200002557C39B019D34D@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> From: Terence [mailto:terencel@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> Thanks Stefan,
you're welcome :-)

>
> Is the same thing happening when I connect? If I'm allowing
> my host say,
> 172.16.0.5 to connect (speficied in the input rule) and the
> "deny the rest"
> command set, it takes about 30 seconds-1 minute for me to
> connect. Once I'm
> connected there's no problem. I checked the man pages and
> there's no option
> (if in fact it's also doing lookups on a connect). Any ideas?
hmm, i'm not sure 'bout that one ... perhaps it's looking hostnames up for
logging?
you can always enter the specified hosts in you're /etc/hosts -file, that
will speed things up.

regards,
stefan


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