Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 88160
Bad policy name DENY
Last modified: 2014-08-04 18:14:12 EDT
Description of problem:
Bad policy name in section 220.127.116.11 Basic Firewall Policies of Red Hat Linux 9
DENY policy is not available in iptables.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Run this command as root:
iptables -P INPUT DENY
iptables: Bad policy name
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Log in as root.
2. iptables -P INPUT DENY
Change policy name from DENY to DROP.
Thank you for noting this error. This will be corrected and a documentation
errata will be released shortly.
Thanks again for your input.