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SubjectRe: iptables-1.4.0 with 2.6.26
Phil Oester wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 19, 2008 at 04:11:26PM +0200, Hinko Kocevar wrote:
>> Well, it builds.
>> But trying to add simple rule fails:
>> hinkok@alala /tmp/iptables- $ sudo ./iptables -A INPUT -p tcp --dport 80 -j DROP
>> iptables v1.4.1.1: Unknown arg `--dport'
>> Try `iptables -h' or 'iptables --help' for more information.
> Yes, that wouldn't work unless you built a static iptables binary (--enable-static).

Tried and it works, with forcing symlink on iptables-static.
hinkok@alala /tmp/iptables- $ rm iptables
hinkok@alala /tmp/iptables- $ ln -s iptables-static iptables
hinkok@alala /tmp/iptables- $ sudo ./iptables -A INPUT -p tcp --dport 80 -j DROP
hinkok@alala /tmp/iptables- $

> Please run make install, then it will work for you from the install directory.

Will this be a problem on an embedded system, when iptables are cross compiled?
Are there some cynimic libraries that are pulled in from somewhere (probably destdir installation dir)?

Thank you,

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Planina 3
4000 Kranj
Slovenia, Europe
Tel. +386 (0) 4 280 66 03

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