Subject: Re: ipfw: FreeBSD -> NetBSD port [WAS: RE: dummynet: FreeBSD
To: None <>
From: Kevin Lahey <>
List: tech-net
Date: 02/27/2006 08:39:08
On Mon, 27 Feb 2006 16:15:40 +0000
"Thomas E. Spanjaard" <> wrote:

> Nicolas Saurbier wrote:
> >>On Mon, 27 Feb 2006 12:03:36 +0000, Rui Paulo wrote:
> >>>Isn't dummynet very integrated with ipfw ? If so, I suspect one must
> >>>port ipfw first :-) (flame away!)
> > Agree on that!  So let's change "Subject:" ;-)
> If I were you I wouldn't waste any effort in porting ipfw and dummynet, 
> as they have been replaced long ago by better alternatives (pf and 
> openbsd's altq, imo). Ipfw and dummynet are so-called 'Luigicode', after 
> the principal author of both. Look at the sources to get what I mean.

Does altq/pf support packet drop rates and all the rest as well?