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authorHervé Eychenne <>2003-03-03 22:23:22 +0000
committerHarald Welte <>2003-03-03 22:23:22 +0000
commit9230c11493abb0622f3df5f1cd6ccacbbf40cef3 (patch)
tree25c43da8ca84abcea477c151e848a351fef166cc /iptables.8
parent63e9063a660809385fd17edb94da044c7c884e02 (diff)
add iptables 'helper' match manpage section (Herve Eychenne)
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This module matches the SPIs in ESP header of IPSec packets.
.BR "--espspi " "[!] \fIspi\fP[:\fIspi\fP]"
+.SS helper
+This module matches packets related to a specific conntrack-helper.
+.BI "--helper " "string"
+Matches packets related to the specified conntrack-helper.
+string can be "ftp" for packets related to a ftp-session on default port.
+For other ports append -portnr to the value, ie. "ftp-2121".
+Same rules apply for other conntrack-helpers.
.SS icmp
This extension is loaded if `--protocol icmp' is specified. It
provides the following option: