The Rule and kernel routing scheme view

Console widget

This figure represents a view of the linux routing.

A packet arrives at your computer always through the pre routing block: here linux decides the future of the new arrived:

A packet is locally generated by your linux computer, for example by your web browser:

Both the locally generated packets and the forwarded ones will pass through the post routing block.

Next to each block, one can see some statistics about the packets processed in that ambit.

Actions available on the rule and linux routing view widget.

Note: to show again the Help panel after that the statistics were chosen, you must go to the tool bar icon ?, deactivate it and then activate it again.