“iptables” 1.4.12-1ubuntu4 source package in Ubuntu
iptables (1.4.12-1ubuntu4) precise; urgency=low * Update to use reap patch which was accepted upstream in slightly different form. -- Tim Gardner <email address hidden> Fri, 09 Dec 2011 14:02:08 -0700
Binary packages built by this source
- iptables: administration tools for packet filtering and NAT
These are the user-space administration tools for the Linux
kernel's netfilter and iptables. netfilter and iptables provide
a framework for stateful and stateless packet filtering, network
and port address translation, and other IP packet manipulation.
The framework is the successor to ipchains.
netfilter and iptables are used in applications such as Internet
connection sharing, firewalls, IP accounting, transparent proxying,
advanced routing and traffic control.
- iptables-dev: iptables development files
iptables is used to setup, maintain, and inspect the tables of
packet filter rules in the Linux kernel. This package contains
the available library (libipq, libiptc, libxtables), header,
documentation and related files for iptables development.