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 From:  "Lee Sharp" <leesharp at hal dash pc dot org>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Another quick question... What is the difference... ?
 Date:  Tue, 3 Jan 2006 14:16:31 -0600
From: "Chuck Mariotti" <cmariotti at xunity dot com>

> I am trying to get my head around this...
> What is the difference between making entries on the NAT Inbound page
> and the Firewall Rules Page?
> I just tried to open port 80, but it didn't work. Then I realized, I
> opened it using the Firewall Rules Page... So I went to the NAT page,
> made the "same" (in my mind at least) entry and it started working...
> Deleted the port on the Rules page and it is still working... I'm
> confused.
NAT is the road, and Firewall Rules are the security gates.