[PATCH] Warn people that ipchains and ipfwadm are going away.

David Woodhouse dwmw2 at infradead.org
Wed Sep 22 16:04:50 CEST 2004


On Wed, 2004-09-22 at 14:15 +0200, Andi Kleen wrote:
> > Ever heard of iptables?
> 
> Except that it doesn't have usable 32bit emulation on x86-64.
> 32bit userland on x86-64 kernel cannot use iptables, they have
> to use ipchains.
> 
> I would ask for to not drop ipchains until this is fixed.

Agreed. The iptables compatibility with 32-bit userspace is completely
broken.

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dwmw2




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