7-STABLE firewall gets flushed for both ipv4 and ipv6

Sean McNeil sean at mcneil.com
Thu Nov 22 21:37:47 PST 2007

Now that ip6fw is deprecated and ipfw does both v4 and v6 there is a 
problem with setup of a firewall. If, for example, you have


they both will not be setup. Instead, you will end up with just the 
rules from the one settup (depending on rcorder).

In order to work around the issue, I have merged the firewall rules into 
one file and use


I don't know of any other way to do this properly.

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