Re: Intent to package: ippfvsadm
At 19:17 -0700 1998-09-12, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
>Why did the changes in Linux 2.1 require ipchains to be written,
>instead of ipfwadm just updated?
The IP firewall/filtering code was completely rewritten to create IP
Firewall Chains. The ipchains tool itself is based on ipfwadm, however (it
certainly warranted a name change since the interface is radically
Joel Klecker (aka Espy)
Debian GNU/Linux user/developer on i386 and powerpc.