Port to 2.2.*?
Paul Rusty Russell
Mon, 01 Nov 1999 14:26:36 +1100
In message <19991030040732.A6733@aldem.net> you write:
> Does someone know - is there any plans to port netfilter to
> 2.2.* series? Or - is there any plans to improve ipchains
> for 2.2.* a little bit?
Unfortunately, I don't think that a netfilter backport is
practical. Netfilter is pretty invasive in the stack, which is why it
had to wait for a major release. Without a large testing base, I
don't think it would be stable.
Sorry for the bad news,