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Re: Bug#502402: ITP: xtables-addons -- Extensions for iptables

On 2008/10/16 20:36, Faidon Liambotis <paravoid@debian.org> wrote:
> There are many similarities and/or cross-dependencies between those and
> AFAIK there are going to be more -- I've read that in the latest
> Netfilter workshop there was a proposal for nftables, an iptables
> replacement (perhaps ebtables and arptables too).
> Correct me if I'm wrong; Pierre you told me you were at the workshop,
> perhaps you know more.
> Alexander and Max already began such an effort but perhaps it's a good
> idea expanding the team and organizing it better (use alioth, a VCS etc.)
> What do you all think?

+1 from me.  We are already maintaining our packages in a (private)
subversion repository which we could (and should) move to Alioth.  Of
course it's a good idea to have a bigger team, since I am an
unofficial Debian maintainer, and sometimes Alexander doesn't have
enough time to sponsor my package uploads, leading to unnecessary


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