Subject: Re: Replacing oddly networked NT machine
To: Stephen Borrill <>
From: Johnny Billquist <>
List: tech-net
Date: 02/17/2003 14:06:14
On Mon, 17 Feb 2003, Stephen Borrill wrote:

> On Mon, 17 Feb 2003, Johnny Billquist wrote:
> > You should really bridge them, in that case. Check bridge(4),
> > and start playing. And ipf should work fine on this, by the way.
> Really? Since when? It seemed to be an FAQ about "why doesn't it work when
> it does in OpenBSD?". Plus, I really want to use 1.6.* if possible rather
> than -current.

Hmmm, I noticed on the man-page that ipf don't work on the bridge
device. However, bridge connects "normal" ethernet devices, and I thought
that they should still be possible to set ipf rules on, but I might be
wrong on that one. If so, then you loose. :-/


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