Monitoring Ruleset

Nftables has a very helpful command nft monitor, which shows changes to the ruleset in a native nft format, xml or json files. Type nft monitor in a terminal. Now, open another terminal and type the following. Then go back to the first terminal. Any change in the ruleset can be viewed with the help… Continue reading Monitoring Ruleset


Outreachy task 1 & 2

Last two weeks involved exploring nftables and working on tasks related to it. Task 1 I was assigned a bug related to list ruleset stateless option. In the previous post, remember I had mentioned about list ruleset. nftables supports listing of stateless information through -s option. $ nft add table ip firewall $ nft add… Continue reading Outreachy task 1 & 2