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 From:  "James W. McKeand" <james at mckeand dot biz>
 To:  "Bob Young" <bob at lavamail dot net>, <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] FAQ # 16.11...blocking website won't work ?
 Date:  Wed, 2 Aug 2006 10:32:26 -0500
Bob Young wrote:
> Hello:
> 
> I was trying to block access to a certain website.  I am using
> "reject" like the FAQ says.
> 
> I pinged the website name, so it would come back with the IP address
> of the website.  So I used that IP address to reject.
> 
> But I also need to put in the CIDR number.  The CIDR number (or the
> subnet mask) information isn't given along with the IP address.  So I
> just guessed and put in 24 for the CIDR number.  It still won't block.
> 
> Can anyone tell me what I might be doing wrong?

For a single host the CIDR is 32 - i.e. the reject rule would use
something like <IP Address>/32.

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James W. McKeand