[pve-devel] firewall : cluster.fw [rules] section ?
aderumier at odiso.com
Tue Jul 8 00:25:58 CEST 2014
>>Sure, but especially in this case i wouldn't go with nftables. Nobody
>>knows how many bugs there arre. How many crashes in kernel or userspace
>>somebody has to expect. And even nobody knows when it will be declared
I should have a full ebtables + ip6tables patch for next week I think.
nftable seem really to not be ready soon. (I have add other commands segfault and found missing features in current redhat kernel too)
----- Mail original -----
De: "Stefan Priebe" <s.priebe at profihost.ag>
À: "Dietmar Maurer" <dietmar at proxmox.com>, "Alexandre DERUMIER" <aderumier at odiso.com>
Cc: "pve-devel" <pve-devel at pve.proxmox.com>
Envoyé: Lundi 7 Juillet 2014 21:01:15
Objet: Re: [pve-devel] firewall : cluster.fw [rules] section ?
Am 07.07.2014 15:48, schrieb Dietmar Maurer:
>> I really would love to see the mac filter for layer2 in the first release. At least to
>> me it's a pretty important thing. Otherwise the current mac filter is pretty
> Maybe it is useles for hosters, but it is very useful for small enterprises.
Sorry useless was a bit harsh - that's why i put it into ticks. I thing
it's simply not complete. Somebody checking mac filter might expect
something different not only on layer 3 basis.
I'm not thinking about hosters. I don't care about me ;-) i can just add
it to the code using ebtables myself.
I was caring about pve users expecting something which it isn't.
> I want to release that
> asap, and don't really want to add new features right now.
> We also need to carefully utilize our resources, so anything that saves work is good.
> doing things twice is only possible if someone pay for that.
Sure, but especially in this case i wouldn't go with nftables. Nobody
knows how many bugs there arre. How many crashes in kernel or userspace
somebody has to expect. And even nobody knows when it will be declared
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