bastille-firewall startup script not running

Discussion in 'Installation/Configuration' started by ryan_lsq, May 25, 2012.

  1. ryan_lsq

    ryan_lsq New Member

    Hi there,

    I have an odd issue. The Bastille-firewall is not running at startup.

    I can run /etc/init.d/bastille-firewall start manually and it executes perfectly fine and sets up iptables exactly as stated in my ISPConfig admin panel.

    However, it seems I must do this after every reboot of the server.

    I've tried
    Code:
    # update-rc.d bastille-firewall defaults
    and all I get back is
    Code:
    System start/stop links for /etc/init.d/bastille-firewall already exist.
    but they don't seem to want to run.

    any ideas?

    I'm running on Ubuntu 12.04 Server.

    Thanks in advance,

    Ryan.
     
  2. ryan_lsq

    ryan_lsq New Member

    I managed to fix it. Two reboots have shown it now works.

    Somewhere along the line, the script /etc/init.d/bastille-firewall had become unexecutable, so a simple chmod +x /etc/init.d/bastille-firewall did the trick.

    I honestly have NO idea why this happened, but I'm glad it's sorted now.
     

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