[ANNOUNCE] libnftnl 1.0.6 release

Pablo Neira Ayuso pablo at netfilter.org
Mon May 30 12:55:45 CEST 2016


The Netfilter project proudly presents:

        libnftnl 1.0.6

libnftnl is a userspace library providing a low-level netlink
programming interface (API) to the in-kernel nf_tables subsystem. The
library libnftnl has been previously known as libnftables. This
library is currently used by the nft command line tool.

This release includes the following list of updates:

* New TLV infrastructure for user data are in rule, set and elements.
* Support for the new tracing infrastructure.
* Matching of ct bytes and packets.
* meta prandom support.
* Enhancements for the limit expressions.
* Support for payload mangling.
* Masquerading port range selection.
  ... and fixes.

You can download this library from:


Enjoy this new release and help us testing, thanks!

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Arturo Borrero (2):
      chain: fix segfault in 'device' XML parsing
      expr: ct: fix typo unknow vs unknown

Carlos Falgueras Garc?a (8):
      udata: add TLV user data infrastructure
      tests: nft-rule-test: check for NFTNL_RULE_USERDATA
      libnftnl: Add to .gitignore all auto-generated files
      libnftnl: gitignore: Fix mistake in gitignore regexp
      tests: Free nftnl_udata_buf before exit
      rule: Fix segfault due to invalid free of rule user data
      set_elem: Fix memory leak
      set_elem: Copy user data memory

Daniel Wagner (1):
      examples: load modules when adding chains or tables

Florian Westphal (4):
      src: add trace infrastructure support
      src: ct: add packet and byte counter support
      src: meta: add prandom support

Pablo Neira Ayuso (13):
      expr: limit: add burst attribute
      expr: limit: add per-byte limiting support
      expr: add dup expression support
      expr: dup: fix missing space in text output
      expr: limit: add support for flags
      expr: add forward expression
      rule: fix leaks in NFTNL_RULE_USERDATA
      libnftnl: allow any set name length
      src: remove unnecessary inline in _snprintf functions
      src: missing static in several array definitions
      chain: missing constification of _get() functions
      include: refresh nf_tables.h cache copy
      build: update LIBVERSION to prepare a new release

Patrick McHardy (4):
      payload: add payload mangling support
      trace: fix multiple copy and paste errors
      trace: fix missing NFTNL_TRACE_JUMP_TARGET in nftnl_trace_get_str()
      libnftnl: constify object arguments to various functions

Shivani Bhardwaj (2):
      expr: masq: Add support for port selection
      tests: expr-nat: Use different values to test

Vijay Subramanian (3):
      expr: Fix compilation with JSON and XML parsing enabled
      examples: Fix nft-table-upd example
      Add support to print netdev family

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