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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Firewall: Any/Any rules on all interfaces - Firewall Log still showing blocked packets
 Date:  Sat, 20 Aug 2005 18:54:12 -0400
On 8/20/05, Brandon Kahler <bkahler at techline dot com> wrote:
> I've got a m0n0wall box with several interfaces running on the internal side
> of a network.  As such the only configured firewall rules on the interfaces
> are to allow any protocol from any source to any destination.  One rule on
> all interfaces.  Traffic seems to pass just fine between each segment.  The
> log for the firewall however shows tons of blocked messages from the various
> interfaces.
> 

What kind of drops are you seeing?  Some things will get blocked and
show up, like broadcasts.  For other things, if you're missing static
routes where you need them, you could see drops from the antispoofing
rules.

-Chris