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+.TH IPTABLES-RESTORE 8 "Jan 04, 2001" "" ""
+.\" Man page written by Harald Welte <email@example.com>
+.\" It is based on the ipptables man page.
+.\" This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
+.\" it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
+.\" the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
+.\" (at your option) any later version.
+.\" This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
+.\" but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
+.\" MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
+.\" GNU General Public License for more details.
+.\" You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
+.\" along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
+.\" Foundation, Inc., 675 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA.
+iptables-restore \- Restore IP Tables
+.BR "iptables-restore " "[-c] [-n]"
+is used to restore IP Tables from data specified on STDIN. Use
+I/O redirection provided by your shell to read from a file
+restore the values of all packet and byte counters
+don't flush the previous contents of the table. If not specified,
+flushes (deletes) all previous contents of the respective IP Table.
+doesn't order user-defined chains and builtin chains in any specific manner.
+This raises some dependency problems when using the unmodified output of
+as input for
+Expect this to be fixed in the next iptables release.
+To make it work, reorder the output in a way that in every table, all
+user-defined chains are created before any other chain uses this chain
+Harald Welte <firstname.lastname@example.org>
+.SH SEE ALSO
+.BR iptables-restore "(8), " iptables "(8) "
+The iptables-HOWTO, which details more iptables usage, the NAT-HOWTO,
+which details NAT, and the netfilter-hacking-HOWTO which details the