Subject: Re: the 5th announcement of KAME stable release
To: Kazu Yamamoto <email@example.com>
From: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/09/1999 19:58:45
Adding a note to the NetBSD changes www page.
-=- "Give me one last video, just dressed in black" -=-
On Fri, 5 Feb 1999, Kazu Yamamoto wrote:
> Hi, NetBSD guys,
> As usual, KAME Project has released "stable" packages of IPv6/IPsec
> network code for FreeBSD 2.2.8, NetBSD 1.3.3, and BSD/OS 3.1.
> These packages are free of charge but absolutely no warranty. They are
> avaiable from the following web site:
> Here is a summary of the differences between KAME stable 19981130 and
> - ATM PVC pseudo device support for NetBSD
> - ALTQ 1.1.3 support
> - if_xl.c(FreeBSD 2.2.8) update
> - ND6 works properly as expected.
> - bug fix of preventing non-link local multicast packets receipt
> - introduced IPv6 only protosw, and backout KAME changes to sys/protosw.h
> - changed *_input() return value from IPPROTO_NONE to IPPROTO_DONE.
> (this fix mbuf leak bug at receiving a packet with "no next header")
> <<IPv6 API>>
> - setsockopt(IPV6_CHECSUM) was stabilized.
> - changed the member name of sockaddr_strage as bsd-api-new-05
> - removed confilict of KMALLOC/KFREE macro between ipsec and ip filter
> - telnet supports source route for both IPv4 and IPv6: (@gw1@gw2@dest).
> - many bug fixes and enhancements of bgpd
> - rewrote tcp_relay() of faithd(for more stability)
> - kame-send-pr is provieded for submitting KAME problems
> - kit/src is confirmed or patched to work on FreeBSD 3.0
> - "bind8" is ready to talk IPv6.
> - "apache13" was updated to use new patch which fixed args for freeaddrinfo().
> - upgraded many ports' base version
> - ports tcptrace support
> - ports wbd support(multicast shared whiteboard)
> - pkgsrc support for NetBSD, many pkgsrc added to NetBSD
> - NetBSD ftp, ftpd EPRT/EPSV support
> - altq package support for NetBSD
> --KAME Project