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IPTABLES-SAVE

Section: iptables 1.4.21 (8)

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NAME

iptables-save --- dump iptables rules to stdout

ip6tables-save --- dump iptables rules to stdout

SYNOPSIS

iptables-save [-M modprobe] [-c] [-t table]

ip6tables-save [-M modprobe] [-c] [-t table

DESCRIPTION

iptables-save and ip6tables-save are used to dump the contents of IP or IPv6 Table in easily parseable format to STDOUT. Use I/O-redirection provided by your shell to write to a file.

-M modprobe_program
Specify the path to the modprobe program. By default, iptables-save will inspect /proc/sys/kernel/modprobe to determine the executable's path.:
-c, --counters
include the current values of all packet and byte counters in the output:
-t, --table tablename
restrict output to only one table. If not specified, output includes all available tables.:

BUGS

None known as of iptables-1.2.1 release

AUTHORS

Harald Welte <[email protected]>

Rusty Russell <[email protected]>

Andras Kis-Szabo <[email protected]> contributed ip6tables-save.

SEE ALSO

iptables-apply?(8),iptables-restore?(8), iptables?(8)

The iptables-HOWTO, which details more iptables usage, the NAT-HOWTO, which details NAT, and the netfilter-hacking-HOWTO which details the internals.


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