On 25.10.2004 00:08 +1000, keithy wrote:
> After changing logging rules and enabling traffic shaper i came
> across this message on the monitor which is plugged into my pc
> running monowall.
> Enter A Number: ipfw2 INITIAZED, DIVERT DISABLED , RULE BASED
> FOWARDING ENABLED, DEFAULT TO ACCEPT, LOGGING DISABLED
> DUMMYNET INITIALIZED (011031)
> FIREWALL UNLOADED
> I crap myself at my ignorance , what does this message mean?
Nothing to worry about. ipfw is only used for traffic shaping in
m0n0wall - you probably enabled and later disabled the traffic shaper
(the module is only loaded on demand). The real packet filtering is
done with ipfilter, which is compiled into the kernel and cannot be