Subject: Re: Patch for timiting TCP MSS (i.e. for new PPPoE)
To: Rick Byers <>
From: Michael Graff <>
List: tech-net
Date: 12/05/2001 10:15:41
Not to ask the obvious question, but isn't the author of ipfilter a
NetBSD developer?  I may be wrong, but I thought maintaining ipfilter
was why he was given developer access in the first place...

Or am I totally confused here?


Rick Byers <> writes:

> Is there some reason (other than no-one has stepped forward to do it),
> that NetBSD-current hasn't been tracking ipfilter releases?  Atleast that
> way we'd never get horribly out of date (new releases would have an
> up-to-date ipfilter), and we'd have less work to do to pull up patches to
> -release branches.  As it stands right now, -current is using an ipfilter
> thats almost a year old.
> If its simply that no-one has volunteered to do the work, then I will
> volunteer to take a stab at it and submit patches.
> Thanks,
> Rick