Sorry for this late reply but I've been on vacation.
It's the fact that I cannot choose anything in the menu that upsets me!
The pointer is locked to this pop-up window only. I can of course move
it outside the window but not click on anything. Just beeping....
/Robert Ståhlbrand, Ericsson Telecom AB
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Joseph [SMTP:jieadmin @
> Sent: den 27 juli 1997 22:22
> To: Robert Ståhlbrand
> Subject: Re: Annoying bug in Checkpoint:s FW-1 ver. 2.1a
> Robert Ståhlbrand wrote:
> > Hi!
> > I have discovered a REALLY annoying bug in Checkpoint:s FW-1 ver.
> > 2.1a!!!
> > When I try to save my log-file using save as in the file-menu I get
> > error-message that says "log_put: failed to export log data". Then I
> > got
> > only one choice and that is confirm, but after confirming about
> > thousand
> > times my arm is beginning to be a little tired.
> > And what can I do now? NOTHING but hard-reboot my firewall (stop+a,
> > sync). I am not able to click on anything but that stupid confirm
> > window
> > and since my ruleset says that telnet to my firewall is not allowed
> > I'm
> > stuck!
> > It seems like I have to confirm every single line in my log-file
> > about 30.000).
> > Is there a fix for this?
> > Anyone else had this problem?
> > Name: Robert Ståhlbrand
> > Company: Ericsson Telecom AB
> > Company-Address: Flöjelbergsvägen 1C, Box 333
> > Zip-Code: 431 24 Mölndal
> > Phone Number: +46 31 747 6162
> > Fax Number: +46 31 747 3777
> > Email: robert .
> At the log viewer menu, choose the "start new log" option. This
> step will switch the log and It will save the previous log. The
> switched log can be found under the /fw/conf directory. I used the
> switch log option and never have any problem with. Good luck.