Sharing hosts.deny

Jordon Bedwell jordon at
Mon Oct 25 11:33:04 UTC 2010

On 10/25/2010 06:28 AM, Tapas Mishra wrote:
> Yes I do want to use IPTABLES but I noticed using IPTABLES to deny
> services on Virtual Machines which run on Vmware causes the VMs to
> disconnect from internet.Not sure what port Vmware needs to be open so
> that the VM (Virtual Machine) can be accessed from outside.
> I use IPTABLES on host and guest both.

Probably because you aren't using -i eth0 and it's blocking everything
including vmnet.  There is comprehensive IPTables documentation online.

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