[CentOS] Start scripts ordering

Maciej Żenczykowski maze at cela.pl
Sat Nov 26 16:06:36 UTC 2005

> Roger that!  Thank you.

What I'm wondering though, is why does the order matter?  Iptables is 
started before networking on purpose - to protect against the race between 
network interface startup and firewall initiation.

What exactly happens that it doesn't work with iptables at 08? Do you have 
a different script than S08iptables start/stop which modifies the 


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