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 From:  "Christopher M. Iarocci" <iarocci at eastendsc dot com>
 To:  Claude Morin <klodefactor at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall Mailing List <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] problem with firewall rules for bridged LAN+OPT1
 Date:  Fri, 01 Jun 2007 23:41:22 -0400
What type of rules are you talking about?  For instance, if you 
specifically block TCP to a certain IP address, ping will still work 
because it's ICMP.  Could you post your rules?


Claude Morin wrote:
> I'm setting up a bridged m0n0wall, to partition off some internal PCs 
> from
> the rest of the network while keeping the same IP addresses.  The "Enable
> filtering bridge" checkbox in "System: Advanced setup" is enabled, 
> OPT1 is
> bridged to the LAN, and I have firewall rules in place:
>   - on the LAN interface to control traffic into OPT1
>   - on the OPT1 interface to control traffic out to anywhere
> The problem I'm having is that the rules seem to be ignored.  Even if 
> I have
> rules that forbid traffic from LAN to OPT1 and vice versa, ping from one
> side to the other continues to work.
> Can anyone tell me where I'm going wrong?
> Thanks in advance,
> -klode
> keywords: filtering bridge, bridging firewall