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authorlaforge <laforge>2001-07-05 06:26:37 +0000
committerlaforge <laforge>2001-07-05 06:26:37 +0000
commit56c97295409d3c0bb617cc5501f039eb745a2e06 (patch)
tree6439e9583bbbae592e026935e2b4fc539479f3dc /iptables.8
parent8f398c56c9834c216d23e479857d4564c92f736e (diff)
todo update, manpage spelling fix
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@@ -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:
.BR "filter"
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).
.BR "nat"
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).
.BR "mangle"
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
.SS owner
This module attempts to match various characteristics of the packet