hello there. i think this conversation can be closed right now. when i try to look at dmesg output:
Starting pflog. May 14 16:09:53 pflogd: [priv]: msg PRIV_OPEN_LOG received Enabling pf. no IP address found for securehost.xxx.xx /etc/pf.conf:9: could not parse host specification pfctl: Syntax error in config file: pf rules not loaded which securehost.xxx.xx cannot be resolved while booting because no dns server was contacted. when i remove the hosts from pf.conf then pf is loaded when booting. thank you for now On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 5:30 PM, CyberSans AirBort <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > oh yes. i did type exactly like that. and still pf didn't load on startup > even though it has /etc/rc.d/pf and like i said before, i have to re-load > the pf by using /etc/rc.d/pf restart > > btw, what kind of freebsd's distro that you used without having problem on > this pf? 7.0? > > > On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 4:59 PM, Doug Hardie <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > >> >> On May 14, 2008, at 01:40, CyberSans AirBort wrote: >> >> kldstat only shows: >>> Id Refs Address Size Name >>> 1 7 0xc0400000 910b90 kernel >>> 2 1 0xc0d11000 6a32c acpi.ko >>> 3 1 0xc6c4f000 22000 linux.ko >>> >>> yes, i already put: >>> pf_load="YES" >>> pflog_load="YES" >>> pfsync_load="YES" >>> inside /boot/loader.conf >>> >>> and my previous message, i already compile the kernel with pf and put >>> appropriate line inside /etc/rc.conf >>> >>> and the pf still do not loading when freebsd 7.0 boot up. >>> >>> thank you >>> >>> On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 2:28 PM, Doug Hardie <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: >>> >>> On May 13, 2008, at 18:24, CyberSans AirBort wrote: >>> >>> hello there. sorry if this similar question been asked before in this >>> forum. >>> >>> my problem is, i install freebsd 7.0 and after that compile the kernel to >>> enable pf (using the same method like freebsd's handbook said): >>> >>> device pf >>> device pflog >>> device pfsync >>> >>> options ALTQ >>> options ALTQ_CBQ >>> options ALTQ_RED >>> options ALTQ_RIO >>> options ALTQ_HFSC >>> options ALTQ_CDNR >>> options ALTQ_PRIQ >>> options ALTQ_NOPCC >>> >>> and i put everything inside /etc/rc.conf >>> >>> pf_enable="YES" >>> pf_rules="/etc/pf.conf" >>> pf_flags="" >>> pflog_enable="YES" >>> pflog_logfile="/var/log/pflog" >>> pflog_flags="" >>> >>> and guess what? pf is not loading when startup. i have to manually >>> restarted >>> the pf using /etc/rc.d/pf restart >>> >>> is that a bug? i never have this kind of problem when using version 5.* >>> or >>> 6.* >>> >>> Did you load the kernel extensions: pflog and pf? Use kldstat and make >>> sure both of them appear. I had to add pflog_load="YES" to >>> /boot/loader.conf to get it to work properly. >>> >> >> pf should be loaded by /etc/rc.d/pf. pflog has to be loaded by you. >> Easiest is in /boot/loader.conf as described above. Check the typing very >> carefully for the pf commands. Mine are: >> >> pf_enable="YES" # Enable PF (load module if required) >> pf_rules="/etc/pf.conf" # rules definition file for pf >> pf_flags="" # additional flags for pfctl startup >> >> >> > _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"