misc/164690: Request for ipv6 support in ipfw tables

Bjorn Danielsson fbsd at 50days.dax.nu
Wed Feb 1 10:00:29 UTC 2012

>Number:         164690
>Category:       misc
>Synopsis:       Request for ipv6 support in ipfw tables
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    freebsd-bugs
>State:          open
>Class:          change-request
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Wed Feb 01 10:00:23 UTC 2012
>Originator:     Bjorn Danielsson
>Release:        9.0
FreeBSD nine-pack 9.0-RELEASE FreeBSD 9.0-RELEASE #0: Tue Jan 31 09:49:15 CET 2012     root at nine-pack:/usr/src/sys/amd64/compile/CUSTOM  amd64
The lookup tables for address prefixes in ipfw only understand v4 addresses.
This impacts the possibility to migrate systems that use this feature.

I know this has been discussed on the freebsd-ipfw list, but I think it
deserves its own PR also.

ipfw table 0 add dead:beef::cafe/128



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