[Techtalk] How to block ports / tangent
carla at bratgrrl.com
Fri May 16 23:47:45 UTC 2008
On Friday 16 May 2008 3:20:11 pm Cynthia Kiser wrote:
> Quoting Carla Schroder <carla at bratgrrl.com>:
> > And of course I modestly recommend my own Linux Networking Cookbook, which
> > a fabulous chapter devoted to iptables firewalls.
> Hmmm after browsing the table of contents, I may just have to treat
> myself to a copy - though your Linux Cookbook looks like more fun to
> me. Perhaps because I have been avoiding learning any networking stuff
> beyond what files to edit to put a machine on an already managed
> network. That said, I think I need to learn how to do some basic
> network troubleshooting. I don't suppose you are planning to include
> stuff like traffic sniffing in an upcoming book, or are you?
It's in there. A whole mondo Troubleshooting chapter.
> Being a web applications developer, the kind of info I am looking for
> is stuff like:
Good suggestions. I thought Web developers did a mind-meld sort of thing to
figure out those things.
I miss the olden days of static HTML and all you had to remember was don't use
the blink tag. Life was good then!
check out the shiny new Linux Networking Cookbook!
Chock full o' step-by-step howtos for network admins!
many more Linux howtos at
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