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Re: update pf

On Sun, Dec 04, 2016 at 10:08:24PM +0100, Egerváry Gergely wrote:
> > > do you have plans on updating pf (OpenBSD's packet filter) in NetBSD?
> > > Now we have pf from ~ OpenBSD 4.2.
> > 
> > I don't think anyone has enough interest and time to sink into such a
> > project.
> Do you think npf is the only way to go on NetBSD?
> Darren's IPFilter is abandoned, OpenBSD's pf is outdated.

OpenBSD's PF is not maintainable. It got more and more tentacles into
the rest of the OpenBSD network stack. So yes, effectively I think NPF
is the only viable option midterm.


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