[CentOS] IPTABLES don't solve name HOST - CENTOS 4.3

Sat Jul 8 22:09:39 UTC 2006
Ryan <ryanag at zoominternet.net>

On Saturday 08 July 2006 10:06 am, Jason Bradley Nance wrote:
> > iptables -A FORWARD -d chatenabled.mail.google.com -j DROP
> IPTABLES doesn't filter based on hostname.  You would need some special
> module (assuming it exists) and it for sure isn't part of RHEL/CentOS.

Are you sure about this?

I have had no problem creating rules by hostname, although I've only used the 
front ends shorewall and firestarter on CentOS.