> I???m a new user of M0n0wall, a really nice Swiss :-) Firewall.
> I work in Cybernet, a Swiss ISP as System & Network Engineer...
> I'm 23 years old and from Wettingen, Aargau ....
> more Infos: www.partyboard.ch
> So, now my question :-)
> I tryed to replace my own buildet bsd Firewall witch is a
> filtering bridge. When I did the setup of the rules, I created
> on the wan interface a rule to allow as example http from any,
> any Port to my Public IP (Wan - DMZ in filter bridge mode)
> Port 90. Then I create on the dmz interface a rule to allow
> from my public Server ip (DMZ to WAN) the traffic from port
> 80 out to any, any port. That works fine ... bit if I do the
> same with DNS, the DNS server gives answers to the client
> about my zones... but if i make a querry for as example
> www.blick.ch, the DNS server trys to make a connection from
> his public IP, Port 53 to blick's dns ip, port 53 and this
> is allways blocked.... why?...
> I checked the manual of m0n0wall but this part also nat
> etc.. is missing ....
> Does someone have a Idea?....
I might be totally off here but have you set the m0n0wall to block
outgoing traffic ? If so then you would have to create a rule higher than
the blocking rule which allowed dns traffic