iptables: uid-match is not working.
y.pismerov at armorware.net
Thu Nov 16 00:25:09 UTC 2006
I am trying to get to work a simple iptables rule that works for me on
another (non-Ubuntu) machine running Debian.
The machine in question was upgraded from Dapper to Edgy with apt-get dist-upgrade.
Here is the rule:
iptables -A OUTPUT -j ACCEPT -m owner --uid-owner 0 (or any other
non-root UID, does not really matter).
For some reason this rule does not account any packets (the pkts and
bytes columns in iptables -L -nv output display zeros).
I've tried it with default 2.6.17-10-386 kernel and with the older
2.6.15-27 - no difference.
What gives ?
Thanks in advance.
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