Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 57569
pump won't stop adding ipchains rules
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:38:44 EDT
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Description of problem:
Every time pump gets a new lease, it insists on adding new ipchains rules
to allow nameservers responses. ordinarily this would be a good thing, but
my ipchains rulesets are getting very long, and repetitive.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. set up some ipchains rules
2. run pump
3. wait for a lease to renew.
Actual Results: suckage.
Expected Results: non suckage.
(nameserver IPs changed to protect the innocent)
Dec 15 19:46:19 mrwacky pumpd: renewed lease for interface eth0
Dec 15 19:46:19 mrwacky logger: punching nameserver 22.214.171.124 through the
Dec 15 19:46:19 mrwacky logger: punching nameserver 126.96.36.199 through the
Dec 15 22:19:29 mrwacky pumpd: renewed lease for interface eth0
Dec 15 22:19:30 mrwacky logger: punching nameserver 188.8.131.52 through the
Dec 15 22:19:30 mrwacky logger: punching nameserver 184.108.40.206 through the
What is the content of your /etc/pump.conf?
If it contains a 'script' directive, can you also give the content of this file?
I've since stopped using pump, so this is no longer an issue for me, but in the
interest of good science, here are the answers (6 months later == (me == slacker)).
mrwacky[root]/# cat /etc/pump.conf
mrwacky[root]/# cat /root/bin/pumpage
if [ $1 = "up" ] ; then
mail -s "Lease $1" firstname.lastname@example.org << HERE
Here is the info: $1 $2 $3
closing as supported products don't use pump anymore