[CentOS] Centos6 iptables startup vs. restart?

Sun Apr 1 17:43:09 UTC 2012
Eero Volotinen <eero.volotinen at iki.fi>

2012/3/30 Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>:
> What is different about the initial startup of iptables than 'service
> iptables restart'  (and different from C5)?   I want to use iptables
> port redirection to send port 80 to 8080 so a java web service doesn't
> have to start as root.  On C5 it worked to give the iptables
> commmands, then 'iptables save', and from then on it would
> automatically work when iptables started after a reboot.   With C6, I
> have the expected entries in /etc/sysconfig/iptables and they are
> loaded after 'service iptables restart', but the initial startup is
> doing something else.

You should use mod_proxy instead of iptables redirect? or use
authbind? (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Authbind)