Subject: Re: import OpenBSD's tcpdrop(8) command?
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/24/2005 11:27:47
On Sat, Sep 24, 2005 at 09:48:55AM +0200, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> In article <> you wrote:
> > Since their 3.6 release, OpenBSD has a tcpdrop(8) command, to, well,
> > drop TCP connections (specified by local and remote address and port).
> > This looks quite handy (in fact I could use it right now).  Can we
> > import it (or implement something similar) in NetBSD?  
> Seems more appropriate for pkgsrc to me.

How will that work if it requires two kernel patches?  

> ("Bloat!")

I consider this an OS feature rather than an application.