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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