PeerGuardian BlockList Filter for HG

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Moblock for Silver KuroboxHG

Moblock is the official Linux Peerguardian client. It load peerguardian file ( .p2p, .p2b, .dat) into iptables filter.



Install Kernel Update

Dowload new kernel ( working only for kuroboxhg ). Put the archive on the root directory and untar

tar xvf kernel-2.6.18-mh3_kurobox_hg-20060929.tar.gz

Edit /etc/init.d/bootnewos for change the kernel. At the underlast line :

 /sbin/insmod /boot/loader.o kernel=/boot/vmlinux.bin

Reboot, the fist line in your shell should now be :

Linux (none) 2.6.18-mh3_kurobox_hg #1 Tue Sep 26 16:19:42 CEST 2006 ppc unknown unknown GNU/Linux

Install Library

Extract and compil libnfnetlink

bzip2 -d libnfnetlink-0.0.16.tar.bz2
tar xvf libnfnetlink-0.0.16.tar
make install

Extact and compil libnetfilter_queue

bzip2 -d libnetfilter_queue-0.0.12.tar.bz2
tar xvf libnetfilter_queue-0.0.12.tar
make install

Update library link


Install Moblock

Extact and compile Moblock. You must before edit the makefile for remove arch information :

tar xvf  MoBlock-0.8-i586.tar
cd Moblock-0.8
vi Makefile

remove :

 -march=i586 -mtune=i686

now we can compile

make install


Moblock only filter packet that are queue with NQUEUE interface. See readme for more information. We will use Moblock default startup script.

Just copu in /usr/bin

cp /usr/bin

Edit the script for put moblock binary path list path and log path.

vi /usr/bin/
# Here you can change block list and log files
moblock -p /etc/guarding.p2p /var/log/moblock.log

Now just run &

Moblock is now operational :

  • For To stop it:
kill -TERM <MoBlockPid>
  • For update log/stats
kill -USR1 <MoBlockPid>	# write stats to logfile
kill -USR2 <MoBlockPid>      # write stats to /var/log/MoBlock.stats
  • Reload the list
kill -HUP <MoBlockPid>	# reloads blocklist and resets stats


To Silver, for his work and his help :)