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Bug 606552 - Cobbler iptables configuration documentation bug within Satellite webUI and redhat.com/docs
Cobbler iptables configuration documentation bug within Satellite webUI and r...
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 571473
Product: Red Hat Satellite 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Documentation (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: John Ha
Martin Minar
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Blocks: sat540-docs
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Reported: 2010-06-21 19:04 EDT by Xixi
Modified: 2016-07-03 20:55 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-09-29 04:28:12 EDT
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Description Xixi 2010-06-21 19:04:55 EDT
Description of problem:
In Satellite's webUI "Referance Guide", Chapter 11. Cobbler (rhn/help/reference/en-US/ch-cobbler.jsp#s2-cobbler-reqs-security), the IPTable configuration command has an incorrect entry:

/sbin/iptables -A INPUT -m state --state NEW -m tcp -p udp --dport 25150 -j ACCEPT
should be:
/sbin/iptables -A INPUT -m state --state NEW -m udp -p udp --dport 25150 -j ACCEPT

(-m options has to be "udp" and not "tcp".)

The redhat.com documentation section also has the same error - 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Red Hat Network (RHN) Satellite 5.3.0

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. See above

Actual results:
See above.

Expected results:
See above.
The docs should show "/sbin/iptables -A INPUT -m state --state NEW -m udp -p udp --dport 25150 -j ACCEPT" within Satellite webUI and redhat.com/docs section.

Additional info:
Comment 1 John Ha 2010-08-26 17:49:01 EDT
Fixed in the latest draft of the Satellite 5.4 Reference Guide here:


Thanks for the correction!
Comment 3 Martin Minar 2010-09-29 04:28:12 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 571473 ***

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