iptables-persistent - boot-time loader for netfilter rules, iptables plugin

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name iptables-persistent
Package version 1.0.3+deb8u1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 66 B
Download size 10.71 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
netfilter-persistent is a loader for netfilter configuration using a
plugin-based architecture.
This package contains the iptables and ip6tables plugins.


Package Version Architecture Repository
iptables-persistent_1.0.3+deb8u1_all.deb 1.0.3+deb8u1 all Debian Main
iptables-persistent - - -


Name Value
debconf >= 0.5
debconf-2.0 -
iptables -
netfilter-persistent = 1.0.3+deb8u1


Type URL
Binary Package iptables-persistent_1.0.3+deb8u1_all.deb
Source Package iptables-persistent

Install Howto

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




2016-01-02 - Jonathan Wiltshire <jmw@debian.org>
iptables-persistent (1.0.3+deb8u1) jessie; urgency=medium
* [10cab8] Stop rules files being world-readable.
Thanks to Bernhard Thaler (Closes: #764645)
* [dbeffc] Rewrite README, install for both packages (Closes: #807285)
* [dcd3f5] Update VCS links
* [e0e1cf] Re-tab plugins/15-ip4tables and plugins/25-ip6tables
2014-12-27 - Jonathan Wiltshire <jmw@debian.org>
iptables-persistent (1.0.3) unstable; urgency=medium
* [b7c661] systemd: start after local filesystem is available
(Closes: #760424)
2014-08-28 - Jonathan Wiltshire <jmw@debian.org>
iptables-persistent (1.0.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* [5c4390] Update VCS URLs
* [ca8e27] Properly set systemd dependencies (Closes: #747949)
* [85c57d] Have plugins depend on the source version of the main loader
2014-05-08 - Jonathan Wiltshire <jmw@debian.org>
iptables-persistent (1.0.1) unstable; urgency=high
* [8ceea8] Break systemd dependency loop by disabling default
dependencies, and depending explicitly on systemd-modules-load
(Closes: #665720)
2014-04-19 - Jonathan Wiltshire <jmw@debian.org>
iptables-persistent (1.0) unstable; urgency=low
* [8be057] Rewrite main program entirely:
- new plugin architecture and binary (Enables: #693177, #697088)
- systemd support (Closes: #665720)
- packaging split into netfilter-persistent and iptables-persistent
* [72c333] Standards version 3.9.5
* [2d1b82] Start in runlevel S (Closes: #672296)
2013-01-04 - Jonathan Wiltshire <jmw@debian.org>
iptables-persistent (0.5.7) unstable; urgency=low
* [e7534a] Fix bashism in debian/iptables-persistent.init.
Thanks to Andreas Rütten (Closes: #683789)
2012-08-02 - Andreas Rütten <AndreasRuetten@gmx.de>
iptables-persistent (0.5.6) unstable; urgency=low
* [6b6358] Instead of checking on modules, test a working iptables more 
directly (Closes: #679840)
* [1db63c] Remove dependency on kmod
2012-06-30 - Jonathan Wiltshire <jmw@debian.org>
iptables-persistent (0.5.5) unstable; urgency=low
* Regressions were found in the previous release, this version fixes them
[ Andreas Rütten ]
* [e2736e] Fix postinst fails with legacy boot ordering due to wrong call
to update-rc.d (Closes: #651838)
* [7ee7cc] Add Andreas Rütten to Uploaders
[ Jonathan Wiltshire ]
* [e823c4] iptables-persistent.postinst: check return value of modprobe
before loading rules
* [575176] Add dependency on kmod for calls to modprobe in postinst.
Thanks to Hideki Yamane (Closes: #656348)
* [24d67d] Pre-Depending on a sufficient version of dpkg is no longer
necessary (Closes: #659765)
* [65a9d7] Guard against moving rules files around in preinst/abort-upgrade
2012-06-30 - Jonathan Wiltshire <jmw@debian.org>
iptables-persistent (0.5.4) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jonathan Wiltshire ]
* Acknowledge NMU, thanks Christian
[ Andreas Rütten ]
* [15dd48] Remove trailing whitespace in debian/copyright
* [be22ca] Fix out-of-date-copyright-format-uri
* [fa8499] Fix init.d-script-missing-lsb-description
* [125cb4] Fix obsolete-field-in-dep5-copyright
* [5502af] Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3, no changes needed
* [7fc88f] Replace the utilisation of dpkg-maintscript-helper by a simple mv
(Closes: #665813)
* [bed2d6] Fix insserv issue if upgrading from <=0.5.2 (Closes: #665814)
2012-04-25 - Christian Perrier <bubulle@debian.org>
iptables-persistent (0.5.3+nmu1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix pending l10n issues. Debconf translations:
- Dutch; (Jeroen Schot).  Closes: #659362
- Slovak (Slavko).  Closes: #668412
- Polish (Michał Kułach).  Closes: #669035

See Also

Package Description
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
ipwatchd-gnotify_1.0.1-1+b1_amd64.deb Gnome notification tool for IPwatchD
ipwatchd_1.2.1-1_amd64.deb IP conflict detection tool