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 From:  Troy <troy at twisted dot net>
 To:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  MonoWall-General List <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] IGMP auto blocked by rule at @0 - filling up logs
 Date:  Sat, 8 Apr 2006 18:36:16 -0500
Yup you are right. So I found the offending rule in group 0

@3 block in log quick from any to any with ipopt

How can I change that rule so it doesn't log?


On Sat, Apr 08, 2006 at 07:22:47PM -0400, Chris Buechler wrote:
> On 4/8/06, Troy <troy at twisted dot net> wrote:
> > my CPE router will constantly send out meaningless IGMP packets every 2
> > minutes (WAN side) and it's filling up my logs.  I looked at the output of
> > ipfstat -nio and the rule that is matching is not listed.
> >
> sure it is.  it's group 0, rule 3.  IIRC that should be the 3rd rule
> from the top of the list.  read this closer:
> http://doc.m0n0.ch/handbook/troubleshooting-firewall-rules.html
> I'm in a hotel at the moment so I don't have a m0n0wall handy, so I'm
> not sure what rule it might be.
> properly putting in a non-logging rule on the WAN to drop that traffic
> should work.  I've done something similar on one of my installs, but I
> can't access it right now to see how it was done.
> Alternatively, you can disable logging on the default rule (logging
> page, settings tab, IIRC) and then enter the appropriate rules with
> and without logging as you desire.  That should definitely work.
> -Chris
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