Subject: Re: NetBSD as a bridge/firewall
To: <>
From: Dave Huang <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/20/2002 20:47:20
On Sun, 11 Aug 2002, Matthias Scheler wrote:
> NetBSD can't do filtering on a bridge. The only way to handle this
> scenario is using proxy arp. Assuming you get from your

> Now use "arpd" from "pkgsrc/net/arpd" to provide proxy arp for
> to on "fxp0".

Does anyone have more details or some sample config files for this?
arpd's "documentation" says to look at the supplied config file, which I
can't make heads or tails of. ("nonet" is a subspace of "arpnet"??
well _that_'s helpful...)

And what do I do on the ipf side?
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