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Shoreline Firewall

http://www.shorewall.net/
The Shoreline Firewall, more commonly known as "Shorewall", is a Netfilter (iptables) based firewall that can be used on a dedicated firewall system, a multi-function gateway/router/server or on a standalone GNU/Linux system.

Documentation

User quickstart available in HTML format from http://www.shorewall.net/shorewall_quickstart_guide.htm; User reference manual available in HTML format from http://www.shorewall.net/Documentation.htm


Download

Download version 2.4.1 (stable)
released on 14 July 2005

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2Janet Casey23 July 2002



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Tom Eastep Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Support E-mail mailto:shorewall-users@listsshorewall.net
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://www.shorewall.net/Shorewall_CVS_Access.html
Help E-mail mailto:shorewall-announce@lists.shorewall.net
Developer E-mail mailto:shorewall-devel@lists.shorewall.net


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite bash
Weak prerequisite gawk/awk
Required to use iptables 1.2 or later (author suggests *avoiding* 1.2.3)
Required to use a kernal that supports netfilter
Weak prerequisite iproute

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 14 July 2005.



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