[plug] iptables questions

Fred Janon fjanon at yahoo.com
Wed Sep 29 17:09:49 WST 2010

The server has another IP from the WAN that I am using to test.



--- On Wed, 9/29/10, Daniel Pittman <daniel at rimspace.net> wrote:

From: Daniel Pittman <daniel at rimspace.net>
Subject: Re: [plug] iptables questions
To: plug at plug.org.au
Date: Wednesday, September 29, 2010, 5:02 PM

Fred Janon <fjanon at yahoo.com> writes:

> I am trying to understand how iptables work.


> After some research, I did this to try to enable PINGs. The server IP is


> The tracert or ping still time out.

...er, and just to check: you *are* doing your testing from the same local
network as the server, not trying to reach it over the Internet, right?

I ask, because the 10/8 range is a "private use" allocation, and isn't going
to be routed by your ISP or anything.

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