screenmode - Enable or disable gateway screening
/usr/sbin/screenmode [on | off]
The screenmode command enables or disables gateway screening if the argu-
ment is on or off, respectively. See the screen(2) reference page for more
information on gateway screening.
When no argument is supplied, screenmode indicates the state of gateway
screening as on or off.
In order to avoid packets being forwarded before the screend program has
been started, screenmode should be run before configuring any interfaces,
other than the first interface on the system (which might be needed during
the bootstrap sequence).
Only the superuser can change the state.
If gateway screening is disabled while screend is running, the daemon might
If an unauthorized user tries to change the state, an error message is
Commands: screend(8), screenstat(8)