Multiple IPS - Freebsd 7.1

Bjoern A. Zeeb bzeeb-lists at
Wed Oct 1 12:40:06 UTC 2008

On Wed, 1 Oct 2008, Steven Hartland wrote:


> I would dearly like to see this make the 7.1 release, multi IP's in order
> to support backend interfaces in jails, is something that we hit against
> all the time.

Whatever your wishes or backends are, the multi-IP jail patches will NOT
be in 7.1-RELEASE. full stop. You will need the patch. full stop.

So I am trying to get it into HEAD at the moment and in 2 months or so
once 7.1-R is out and things have settled in HEAD we can waste
thoughts on MFCing it to 7-STABLE so it could be in 7.2-R. I cannot
garantuee it will happen as the patch is intrusive and cannot keep the

The best thing you can do until then is to actually take the patch,
test it, report problems, ...


Bjoern A. Zeeb              Stop bit received. Insert coin for new game.

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