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authorBart De Schuymer <>2005-01-19 21:09:05 +0000
committerBart De Schuymer <>2005-01-19 21:09:05 +0000
commit6622a01ea3874e189d877c954f791259b8e6a504 (patch)
tree0e7e567e47f267fb0f90689e96fcb940d2c50a28 /INSTALL
parent00bbac8669081e7f3650805eef75c089a2c97864 (diff)
add ebtablesu scheme, along with general cleanup
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1 files changed, 7 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/INSTALL b/INSTALL
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@@ -17,9 +17,13 @@ WHAT GETS INSTALLED?
The Makefile will append /man8/ebtables.8.
- ethertypes is by default placed in /etc/, if you
want to change this, include ETHERTYPESPATH=<<path>>.
-- the userspace program ebtables is compiled and the executable is copied
- by default to /usr/sbin/ebtables. If you want to put the executable
- somewhere else, include BINPATH=<<path>>.
+- The pipe used for communication by ebtablesd and ebtablesu is by
+ default the file /etc/ebtables-v$(PROGVERSION)/ebtablesd_pipe. To
+ change the directory, include PIPE_DIR=<<dir>>. There is no option
+ to change the name of the pipe.
+- the userspace programs ebtables ebtablesu and ebtablesd are compiled and
+ the executables are copied by default to /usr/sbin/ebtables. If you want
+ to put the executables somewhere else, include BINPATH=<<path>>.
That's all