How do I check if ipfw is on in 10.5

Discussion in 'macOS' started by SHankara, Apr 15, 2008.

  1. SHankara macrumors member

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    Oct 5, 2007
    #1
    Does it comes with a diialog in system startup form console logs?
     
  2. jc1350 macrumors 6502a

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    Feb 4, 2008
    #2
    ipfw is a kernel extension and as such is always on. the default rule list has only 1 rule - allow all inbound access. The gui in "system preferences" is for an application firewall not related to ipfw.

    I use "waterroof" to set rules for ipfw.

    http://www.hanynet.com/waterroof/
     

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