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Can IPTables use IPs from a file?

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I have an application which requires that I allow only certain IPs to gain access to a port.
I want to use iptables to allow/deny but need to use a php app to maintain an IP list.

Was wondering if I could maintain a list of IPs for this particular rule in a file which iptables could read and update itself IF the list has changed?
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Julian Parker
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