> -----Original Message-----
> From: Thomas Kolstø [mailto:thomas at kolsto dot no]
> Sent: Tuesday, 21 February 2006 07:20
> Quark IT - Hilton Travis wrote:
> > Hi All,
> > I'm trying to find a way to allow m0n0wall to reply to
> > PING requests from the WAN side but cannot seem to
> > find a way to allow this. It's a bit weird to not
> > have this configurable in the interface, especially as
> > blocking PING responses (the m0n0wall default) is in
> > breach of RFCs.
> > Any ideas?
> A firewall rule on WAN interface passing icmp from "ANY"
> to "WAN address" should do the trick.
Yup, allowing ICMP Echo did the trick. I still find it a bit weird that the default is to breaf
RFCs and there's no interface option to allow ping functionality.
Hilton Travis Phone: +61 (0)7 3344 3889
(Brisbane, Australia) Phone: +61 (0)419 792 394
Manager, Quark IT http://www.quarkit.com.au
Quark AudioVisual http://www.quarkav.net
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