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7 Uncommon uses of Iptables

Nov 03, 2010, 21:03 (2 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to linuxaria for this link. ]

"Iptables requires elevated privileges to operate and must be executed by user root, otherwise it fails to function. On most Linux systems, iptables is installed as /usr/sbin/iptables and documented in its man page, which can be opened using `man iptables` when installed.

"For a basic guide to iptables, I suggest the excellent Ubuntu guide: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/IptablesHowTo

"In this article I will try to show some unusual use of the command."

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