Sample Iptables configurations A sample iptables output that I am using on an OpenVPN server to allow Internet traffic to be passed through it. ubuntu ~ $ sudo iptables-save # Generated by iptables-save v1.4.21 on Wed Aug 2 22:19:48 2017 *filter :INPUT ACCEPT [2654934:1228315333] :FORWARD ACCEPT [31023:17433690] :OUTPUT ACCEPT [2475842:555885003] COMMIT # Completed on Wed …

Alternatives to the ping and traceroute commands on a Linux system There are many alternatives to the ping and traceroute commands on a Linux system. The mtr command is one of them. This command will trace the route the network packets are taking to the target IP address. bash 06:42:02 Mon Jul 22 [[email protected] $ …