Diffstat (limited to 'iptables.8.in')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/iptables.8.in b/iptables.8.in
index b9d63838..7754c8c9 100644
@@ -56,12 +56,11 @@ tables of IPv4 packet
filter rules in the Linux kernel. Several different tables
may be defined. Each table contains a number of built-in
chains and may also contain user-defined chains.
Each chain is a list of rules which can match a set of packets. Each
rule specifies what to do with a packet that matches. This is called
a `target', which may be a jump to a user-defined chain in the same
A firewall rule specifies criteria for a packet and a target. If the
packet does not match, the next rule in the chain is the examined; if
@@ -342,7 +341,7 @@ module. You can specify multiple extended match modules in one line,
and you can use the \fB-h\fP or \fB--help\fP
options after the module has been specified to receive help specific
to that module.
The following are included in the base package, and most of these can
be preceded by a "\fB!\fP" to invert the sense of the match.