|author||laforge <laforge>||2001-07-05 06:26:37 +0000|
|committer||laforge <laforge>||2001-07-05 06:26:37 +0000|
todo update, manpage spelling fix
Diffstat (limited to 'iptables.8')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 1 deletions
@@ -86,16 +86,19 @@ loading, an attempt will be made to load the appropriate module for
that table if it is not already there.
The tables are as follows:
This is the default table. It contains the built-in chains INPUT (for
packets coming into the box itself), FORWARD (for packets being routed
through the box), and OUTPUT (for locally-generated packets).
This table is consulted when a packet that creates a new
connection is encountered. It consists of three built-ins: PREROUTING
(for altering packets as soon as they come in), OUTPUT (for altering
locally-generated packets before routing), and POSTROUTING (for
altering packets as they are about to go out).
This table is used for specialized packet alteration. It has two
built-in chains: PREROUTING (for altering incoming packets before
@@ -456,7 +459,7 @@ target below).
.BI "--mark " "value[/mask]"
Matches packets with the given unsigned mark value (if a mask is
-specified, this is logically ANDed with the mark before the
+specified, this is logically ANDed with the mask before the
This module attempts to match various characteristics of the packet