Stop iptables completely

iptables -P INPUT ACCEPT; iptables -P FORWARD ACCEPT; iptables -P OUTPUT ACCEPT; for table in `cat /proc/net/ip_tables_names`; do iptables -t $table -F; iptables -t $table -Z; iptables -t $table -X; done
If you changed the default policy on any chain other than filter table chain's, this won't be enough.

By: dash
2011-12-15 18:19:34

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This command is describing the easiest way of disabling complete iptables rules. Being a beginner, it is extremely easy to rule out any of the filtering issues that were irritating me before. Mostly students get their research paper done by source's writers because they provide best service. Joining this discussion group has benefitted me very much since I always get opportunities for learning new things.
KurtisPowlowski · 13 weeks and 5 days ago

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