>And since that file contains the rules list for iptables, it doesn't >make sense for iptables to run without it. > >Basically, if you want to run iptables, you need to define some rules >first. Either create the file by hand and then start iptables, or >create the rules in iptables and use "service iptables save" to create >the file. Right, My bad, there was a change in the kickstart file, so it wasn't made. Should have thought that one through. Thanks! jlc Ps. Sorry for the accidental original html post.