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 From:  "James W. McKeand" <james at mckeand dot biz>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] Rule
 Date:  Tue, 28 Dec 2004 13:03:41 -0500
Chris Buechler wrote:
> On Tue, 28 Dec 2004 18:06:56 +0100, Trash <trash at ggs dot ch> wrote:
>> Dear all
>> 
>> Is there a possibility for a rule to to enter a name instead of an
>> IP? ICQ for example needs different addresses.
>> 
> 
> Not at this point.
>
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> 
> -Chris
> 
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You can use aliases to assign simple names to IP or Network ID. This
would not be FQDNs, but host or networks. You would need to know the
IP or Networks on the remote end. Any blue field in the NAT and
Firewall rules page can accept an alias.

AFAIK, the original use was to allow quicker changes for NAT and
firewall rules if an internal IP changed, but it might work for this.
You would have to maintain the list of aliases yourself. 

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James W. McKeand