Patchwork gnu: iptables: Include firewall in description.

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Submitter non such
Date July 29, 2016, 9:26 a.m.
Message ID <8760ropzfz.fsf@we.make.ritual.n0.is>
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non such - July 29, 2016, 9:26 a.m.

Ludovic Courtès - July 29, 2016, 3:33 p.m.
ng0 <ng0@we.make.ritual.n0.is> skribis:

> From 9c34e17d4a7248d9248675929a3fb65a203076e8 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
> From: ng0 <ng0@we.make.ritual.n0.is>
> Date: Fri, 29 Jul 2016 09:20:47 +0000
> Subject: [PATCH] gnu: iptables: Include firewall in description.
>
> * gnu/packages/linux.scm (iptables)[description]: Add a sentence about the
> kernel package filter as the firewall.

Pushed something along these lines, thanks.

Ludo’.

Patch

From 9c34e17d4a7248d9248675929a3fb65a203076e8 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: ng0 <ng0@we.make.ritual.n0.is>
Date: Fri, 29 Jul 2016 09:20:47 +0000
Subject: [PATCH] gnu: iptables: Include firewall in description.

* gnu/packages/linux.scm (iptables)[description]: Add a sentence about the
kernel package filter as the firewall.
---
 gnu/packages/linux.scm | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/gnu/packages/linux.scm b/gnu/packages/linux.scm
index 001908f..7b7d2f4 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/linux.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/linux.scm
@@ -14,6 +14,7 @@ 
 ;;; Copyright © 2016 Nicolas Goaziou <mail@nicolasgoaziou.fr>
 ;;; Copyright © 2016 Ricardo Wurmus <rekado@elephly.net>
 ;;; Copyright © 2016 David Craven <david@craven.ch>
+;;; Copyright © 2016 ng0 <ng0@we.make.ritual.n0.is>
 ;;;
 ;;; This file is part of GNU Guix.
 ;;;
@@ -893,6 +894,7 @@  Linux 2.4.x and later IPv4 packet filtering ruleset.  It is targeted towards
 system administrators.  Since Network Address Translation is also configured
 from the packet filter ruleset, iptables is used for this, too.  The iptables
 package also includes ip6tables.  ip6tables is used for configuring the IPv6
+packet filter.  iptables is used to configure this firewall, the kernel
 packet filter.")
     (license license:gpl2+)))
 
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