Firewall gui refresh rules to take effect

CanadaGuy

Active Member
Nov 19, 2019
50
6
28
41
I'm trying to enable the firewall at the node level, and found I sometimes needed to navigate away from the settings for them to take effect, or I've had to disable/enable the firewall again.

What is the correct way to force firewall rules applied through the gui? Note: I'm not familiar (yet) with IP tables, but I understand most firewall concepts.
 
Hi, the firewall update loop should run every 10 seconds, so you may in the worst case really need to wait for 9-10 seconds until the new rules/configurations got processed and translated to iptable rules.

Or do you need to wait longer than that?
 

About

The Proxmox community has been around for many years and offers help and support for Proxmox VE, Proxmox Backup Server, and Proxmox Mail Gateway.
We think our community is one of the best thanks to people like you!

Get your subscription!

The Proxmox team works very hard to make sure you are running the best software and getting stable updates and security enhancements, as well as quick enterprise support. Tens of thousands of happy customers have a Proxmox subscription. Get yours easily in our online shop.

Buy now!