iptables: Applying firewall rules: iptables-restore: line 40 failed

 service iptables start 
iptables: Applying firewall rules: iptables-restore: line 40 failed
                                                           [FAILED]

vi /etc/sysconfig/iptables
Line 40 is just:
COMMIT
 

It turned out that the correct iptables modules were not enabled for the OpenVZ container, enabling and rebooting the container fixed it.


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iptables, applying, firewall, restore, vi, etc, sysconfig, modules, enabled, openvz, container, enabling, rebooting,

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