[fmII] iptables 1.4.0 released (Default branch)

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The changes in this release are as follows:
This release contains lots of bugfixes and improvements for the
previous release candidate which strongly improves IPv6 support. 

Release focus:
5 - Major feature enhancements 

Project added:
Mon, Mar 20th 2000 03:24 (7 years, 9 months ago)

Project description:
iptables is built on top of netfilter, the packet alteration framework
for Linux 2.4.x and 2.6.x. It is a major rewrite of its predecessor
ipchains, and is used to control packet filtering, Network Address
Translation (masquerading, portforwarding, transparent proxying), and
special effects such as packet mangling. 

Trove categories:
[Development Status  ] 5 - Production/Stable
[Environment         ] Console (Text Based)
[Intended Audience   ] End Users/Desktop, System Administrators
[License             ] OSI Approved :: GNU General Public License (GPL)
[Operating System    ] POSIX :: Linux
[Programming Language] C
[Topic               ] Internet, Security, System :: Networking, System ::
Networking :: Firewalls 

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