> -----Original Message----- > From: centos-bounces at centos.org [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On > Behalf Of John R Pierce > Sent: Sunday, September 11, 2016 10:44 PM > To: centos at centos.org > Subject: Re: [CentOS] Iptables not save rules > > On 9/11/2016 8:55 AM, TE Dukes wrote: > > I have been using ipset to blacklist badbots. Works like a champ! > > > > The only problem is if I do a system reboot, I lose the ipset and the rule. > > > > I changed /etc/sysconfig/iptables.conf to: > > > > IPTABLES_SAVE_ON_RESTART="yes" > > IPTABLES_SAVE_ON_STOP="yes" > > > > And followed the instructions in: > > > > https://www.centos.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=3853 > > > > The changes are still not saved. > > wild guess says, you need to ... > > chkconfig on ipset > service ipset start > > and when you change ipset stuff, > > service ipset save > > > but I'm just guessing, I've never used ipsets. > > > -- > john r pierce, recycling bits in santa cruz [Thomas E Dukes] THANKS!! I did not realize ipset was running as a service. Been trying figure out what was wrong for a couple weeks. Only way to know is to do a reboot and see what happens. Ipset save xxxxxx apparently doesn't really do anything. Thanks, again!!