Difference between revisions of "Ipfilter.dat file"

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'''[[IP]]s range , Access level , Description'''
 
'''[[IP]]s range , Access level , Description'''
  
''Access level'' values '''lower than 127 are blocked [[IP]]s''' and values '''over 127 are permitted [[IP]]s'''.
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''Access level'' values '''lower than 127''' are ''blocked [[IP]]s''' and values '''over 127''' are '''allowed [[IP]]s'''.
  
 
''[[IP]]s range'' values are described by an initial [[IP]] a slash and the ending [[IP]] of tha range (the slash must be separated from the [[IP]]s by a single space character).
 
''[[IP]]s range'' values are described by an initial [[IP]] a slash and the ending [[IP]] of tha range (the slash must be separated from the [[IP]]s by a single space character).

Revision as of 16:18, 9 December 2004

File

Name: onlinesig.dat

Location: ~/.aMule/

Description

The usefullness of this file is describbed in the IP Filter article.

Format

The format of the ipfilter.dat file is as follows:

IPs range , Access level , Description

Access level values lower than 127' are blocked IPs and values over 127 are allowed IPs.

IPs range values are described by an initial IP a slash and the ending IP of tha range (the slash must be separated from the IPs by a single space character).

Example

000.000.000.000 - 000.255.255.255 , 000 , "This" Network [RFC1700, page 4]
169.254.0.0 - 169.254.0.255 , 000 , Link local
192.168.0.0 , 192.168.255.255 , Optionally block my LAN
127.0.0.0 , 127.255.255.255 , Optionally block localhost (Loopback)