[Firehol-support] File locations w. ipsets
forums at artfulrobot.uk
Mon Jan 18 11:54:18 GMT 2016
I'm using firehol 3.0.1 from the tar.gz file and have installed using
./configure && make && sudo make install.
This installs as I'd expect/want in /etc/firehol etc. but now I'm coming
to use ipsets and firehol_level_1 and finding files a bit confusing.
The config snippet at
suggests that ipsets would be installed in /etc/firehol/ipsets/
but that's not where they end up if I run update-ipsets enable foo;
update-ipsets - they end up in /usr/local/etc/...
I think the reason is a (bug?) in update-ipsets, line 62 says
but later line 321 says
So it seems that the intent in the later line is to default to
/etc/firehol, allowing environment to overrule, but the config is hard
coded earlier in the script to the /usr/local/etc/firehol location.
Hope that's helpful.
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