[fmII] iptables 1.4.1 released (Default branch)

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Thu Jun 19 10:23:58 PDT 2008


This email is to inform you about the release of version '1.4.1' of
'iptables' through freshmeat.net. All URLs and other useful information can
be found at

    http://freshmeat.net/projects/iptables/

The changes in this release are as follows:
A new build system with better configurability. Scalability
improvements for large number of chains. Support for multiple new
matches, targets, and revisions (supports all features available in
the current kernel tree). IPv6 support for more matches and targets.
Man page improvements. Many minor improvements and fixes all over the
place. 

Release focus:
0 - N/A 

Project added:
Mon, Mar 20th 2000 03:24 (8 years, 3 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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