dufresne at sysinfo.com
Mon Feb 21 18:37:53 CET 2005
On Mon, 21 Feb 2005, Filip Sneppe wrote:
> Hi Dave,
> On Mon, 21 Feb 2005 14:53:11 +0000, dave frost
> <dj.frost at blueyonder.co.uk> wrote:
> > is netfilter available for solars ? any docs on this would be apreciated
> No it's not, and it will very likely never be available on Solaris, or any
> other OS besides Linux, as it's built into the kernel's network code, and this
> kernel network code is too different from one Unix flavor to another.
sunscreen I beleive is the SUN alt for this, at least in sol9, I think
it's an addon <perhaps w/ cost under sol8>. I have heard that ip filter
is part of the sol10 offering coming out.
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