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Old 23rd March 2006, 15:24
dishawjp dishawjp is offline
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Ya the point is that i dont know how.... i would like to know what to do... you see that ive been doing stuff through the command i dont know how to SWITCH it of
If you're asking how to temporarily turn iptables off, the command (by root) is:

service iptables stop

To restart, the command is:

service iptables restart

To see the current status if your firewall (iptables) the command is:

service iptables status

The Fedora-specific method is to use the command:

which will do the same thing (and more) with a little GUI applet.


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