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. Apologies.