[CentOS] iptables package issue

Fri Apr 8 20:00:29 UTC 2011
Ned Slider <ned at unixmail.co.uk>

On 08/04/11 20:56, Ned Slider wrote:
> On 08/04/11 19:49, Joseph L. Casale wrote:
>> I just did a test install off a netinstall iso to a mirror repo which left
>> no /etc/sysconfig/iptables file in place.
>> So a quick check:
>> # yum whatprovides /etc/sysconfig/iptables --disablerepo=\* --enablerepo=base --enablerepo=updates --disableplugin=\*
>> No Matches found
>> Without that file iptables doesn't start as per the init script. Anyone
>> know what may be awry?
>> Thanks,
>> jlc
> /etc/sysconfig/iptables is created or owned by any package, it's created
> by running the iptables-save command. Try running iptables-save.

Oops, sorry, I meant /etc/sysconfig/iptables *isn't* created or owned by 
any package.