Subject: Re: pf status
To: Marcin Jessa <>
From: John Nemeth <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/29/2005 03:01:14
On Dec 18,  6:53am, Marcin Jessa wrote:
} I was also wondering if anyone is working on kernel implementation of CARP.

     Personally, I think we should do something like VRRP, which is
standards compliant, instead of using NIH stuff that will have limited

} And if you guys think adding a possibility to rename network device names with ifconfig just like on FreeBSD is something to be considered on NetBSD.
} Example, lets rename iwi0 to wlan0:
} # ifconfig -l
} iwi0 lan0 pfsync0 pflog0 lo0 gif0 disc0
} # ifconfig iwi0 name wlan0
} # ifconfig -l
} wlan0 lan0 pfsync0 pflog0 lo0 gif0 disc0

     This sounds messy.

}-- End of excerpt from Marcin Jessa