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Old 15th February 2008, 05:37 PM
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iptables: Unloading modules: [FAILED]

When I execute "/etc/init.d/iptables restart", I got an error message:-
iptables: Unloading modules: [FAILED]

I just did a yum update. the kernel is

Anybody since this error ?

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Old 16th February 2008, 02:59 AM
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i get this message sometimes as well. I think its to do with the fact that some components of netfilter are compiled into the kernel instead of as modules. So when the script tries to unload certain modules, it cant (its part of the kernel) ... I have noticed that it causes no problem however.
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