Subject: Re: ipfilter and bridge
To: Blair Stilwell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Darren Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 03/26/2002 20:58:57
In some email I received from Blair Stilwell, sie wrote:
> I have been using the ethernet bridge psuedo device with 1.5ZB and
> 1.5ZC. It works great, but it doesn't seem to work with ipfilter.
> NetBSD and some spare G3's I have would make a great transparent
> firewall platform. Are there plans for bridge(4) to work with ipfilter
> in the future? I've seen this come up a few times in the archives, but
> not very recently.
I might add, if this does happen then it makes NetBSD more able to compete
with FreeBSD & OpenBSD for firewalling.
(Don't look at me, I'm too busy with IPFilter ;)