Port to 2.2.*?

Paul Rusty Russell Paul.Russell@rustcorp.com.au
Mon, 01 Nov 1999 14:26:36 +1100


In message <19991030040732.A6733@aldem.net> you write:
> Hello,
> 
> 	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? 

Hi Alex!

	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,
Rusty.
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