HEADS UP: IPX over IP support removed

Andrew Pantyukhin infofarmer at FreeBSD.org
Wed Jun 13 14:51:47 UTC 2007

On 6/13/07, Robert Watson <rwatson at freebsd.org> wrote:
> Dear all,
> Per my countless e-mails over the last two (three?) years, we
> are now working on removing network components that do not run
> safely without the Giant lock. We hope not to have to maintain
> the debug.mpsafenet compatibility shim set in 7.0-RELEASE.

I'm not sure if it's relevant, but will ipfw uid/gid/jail
functionality be affected or its problems addressed?

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