iptables-converter - convert iptables-commands from a file to iptables-save format

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name iptables-converter
Package version 0.9.5
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 60 B
Download size 8.47 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
iptables-converter: reads a file with iptables commands and converts
these to an iptables-save readable format. To provide compatibility
with iptables-save -c command zero paket und byte counters [0:0] are
printed out.
iptables6-converter does the same for IPv6.


Package Version Architecture Repository
iptables-converter_0.9.5-1_all.deb 0.9.5 all Debian Main
iptables-converter - - -


Name Value
python >= 2.6.5


Type URL
Binary Package iptables-converter_0.9.5-1_all.deb
Source Package iptables-converter

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install iptables-converter deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install iptables-converter




2014-06-16 - Johannes Hubertz <johannes@hubertz.de>
iptables-converter (0.9.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* [63bdb0d] illegal characters '$()' no longer lead to faulty output
* [3efcb8b] short inputfile should be valid except for a variable
* [d36c02b] short inputfile should be valid except for a function.
Thanks to Guido for the bugreport
Closes: #748638
* [302e5f9] tests now proof for shell varaibles and functions
* [2369725] manpages updated and corrected for exit status
* [202d159] copied and adapted from iptables-converter
* [5098422] version set to 0.9.5
* [8379d72] ip6tables_converter.py added
* [7708973] adapted to additional tests for shell vars, funcs
* [aa690f8] sphinx-doc updated, errors with functions and variables mentioned
* [1ff76c9] version changed to 0.9.5
* [0751002] Improve package description.
Closes: #748635
2014-05-01 - Johannes Hubertz <johannes@hubertz.de>
iptables-converter (0.9.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* ip6tables-converter introduced, versionstring changed to 0.9.4
* ip6tables-converter and tests written and tested
* man-page for ip6tables-converter, re6ference-one
* debian: control, manpages and rules adapted to ip6tables-converter.py
2014-02-19 - Toni Mueller <toni@debian.org>
iptables-converter (0.9.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump version number to force source upload.
* Closes: #712263
2013-10-09 - Toni Mueller <toni@debian.org>
iptables-converter (0.9.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed a few dependency issues, and removed the testing stuff
from the build.
* ATTENTION: Changed package format from native to non-native.
2013-08-25 - Johannes Hubertz <johannes@hubertz.de>
iptables-converter (0.9.2) unstable; urgency=low
* [0f22ad5] version changed to 0.9.2, no longer a python module as .deb
* [e8daf4d] debian control and rules produce no more a python-module
* [7fef316] README.txt mentions new version, debian and rpm packages
2013-08-11 - Johannes Hubertz <johannes@hubertz.de>
iptables-converter (0.9.1) unstable; urgency=low
* [aadc8a3] v0.9.1: tests are enhanced and rewritten, python3.2 now works
2013-08-05 - Johannes Hubertz <johannes@hubertz.de>
iptables-converter (0.9) unstable; urgency=low
* [27b26a6] README now 0.8 and 2013-08-01 as well
* [b97d833] sphinxdoc added, Makefile targer: doc
* [8e057b4] first version of sphinx-doc added
* [559dc16] iptables_converter.py now python3 ready, all prints changed
* [7cc85f1] distutils replaced by setuptools for -doc package
* [b49572b] documentation adapted to version 0.9
* [82d5a49] Makefile more replaced by cat, README adapted to v0.9
* [8a58ae2] control now shows two packages: iptables-converter and -docs
2013-08-02 - Johannes Hubertz <johannes@hubertz.de>
iptables-converter (0.8) unstable; urgency=low
* [20c2ed1] manpages also renamed
* [569fdb5] renaming included the deletion of the old file
* [240c595] copy .py to pyshared as well
* [f10c3ab] dh_python necessary for dependencies
* [86be17f] dh_python replaced by python-support reasoned by squeeze install
* [d4be880] Version changed to 0.8
2013-07-20 - Johannes Hubertz <johannes@hubertz.de>
iptables-converter (0.7) unstable; urgency=low
* [f4a6673] Version 0.7 released
* /usr/sbin/iptables-converter shipped, no more a python-module
2013-06-11 - Johannes Hubertz <johannes@hubertz.de>
iptables-converter (0.6) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release

See Also

Package Description
iptables-dev_1.4.21-2+b1_amd64.deb iptables development files
iptables-persistent_1.0.3+deb8u1_all.deb boot-time loader for netfilter rules, iptables plugin
iptables_1.4.21-2+b1_amd64.deb administration tools for packet filtering and NAT
iptotal_0.3.3-13_amd64.deb monitor for IP traffic, not requiring SNMP
iptraf-ng_1.1.4-1_amd64.deb Next Generation Interactive Colorful IP LAN Monitor
iptraf_3.0.0-8.1_amd64.deb Interactive Colorful IP LAN Monitor
iptstate_2.2.5-1_amd64.deb top-like interface to your netfilter connection-tracking table
iptux_0.6.1-1_amd64.deb intranet communication tool for Linux
iputils-arping_20121221-5+b2_amd64.deb Tool to send ICMP echo requests to an ARP address
iputils-clockdiff_20121221-5+b2_amd64.deb Measure the time difference between networked computers
iputils-ping_20121221-5+b2_amd64.deb Tools to test the reachability of network hosts
iputils-tracepath_20121221-5+b2_amd64.deb Tools to trace the network path to a remote host
ipv6calc_0.97.4-1_amd64.deb small utility for manipulating IPv6 addresses
ipv6toolkit_1.5.2-1_amd64.deb Security assessment and troubleshooting tool for the IPv6 protocols
ipvsadm_1.26-4_amd64.deb Linux Virtual Server support programs