Re: Is connlimit available in etch? Will it be available in future?
Thank you very much for assistance.
Friday, October 17, 2008, 3:02:58 PM, you wrote:
> connlimit is part of the Linux kernel, i.e. whether you have it or not
> depends on your kernel version and which options are compiled into it,
> not on the distribution.
Yes, surely, and the next question is the following:
When kernel with CONNLIMIT option compiled into it will be available in Debian distribution?
I found similar questions in Debian support forums since 2005 year.
Is is a difficult thing for Debian developers team to add support of connlimit?
> zgrep CONNLIMIT /proc/config.gz
This command returned nothing. Obviously, kernel 2.6.18-6-amd64 doesn't support connlimit.
> Did you actually load the module?
> modprobe libipt-connlimit
This command returns to me:
FATAL: Module libipt_connlimit not found.
Is there any way to get "connlimit" support with no trouble of
compiling my own version of Debian kernel?