Vyatta Network OS Documentation

Learn how to install, configure and operate the Vyatta NOS, which helps drive our virtual networking & physical platforms portfolio.

security firewall name <name> description <description>

Provides a brief description for a firewall rule set.

set security firewall name name description description
delete security firewall name name description description
show security firewall name name description
name
The name of a firewall rule set.
description
A brief description of the rule set. If the description contains spaces, it must be enclosed in double quotation marks.

Configuration mode


security {
    firewall {
        name name {
            description description
        }
    }
}

Providing a description for a firewall rule set can help you to quickly determine the purpose of the rule set when viewing the configuration.

Use the set form of this command to provide brief description of a firewall rule set.

Use the delete form of this command to delete a description.

Use the show form of this command to display a description.