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Old 14th September 2010
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Default Introducing NPF, NetBSD's new packet filter

Following the recent call for funded projects, a from-scratch implementation of NPF, a new packet filter developed by Mindaugas Rasiukevicius (rmind@) was now announced: ``NPF is designed for high performance on multiprocessor machines, and for easy extensibility.
Highlights of NPF features include:

Announcement on mailing list: http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-...msg000110.html (via)
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Here's it's original commit to -current:


Hopefully they'll start working in more features soon (such as IPv6)
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