Most wanted packet filter
000.fbsd at quip.cz
Wed Jul 20 14:43:24 GMT 2005
Roger Grosswiler wrote:
> i would like to know, which "firewall" is most wanted under freebsd. is it
> ipfw or is it ipf?
> i imagine, both have their advantages, but i would like to try first the
> most used because of support - poor rookie, i :-D
Few years ago I started with IPFW on my home router / development-server
(Cable internet connection and about 5 computers in LAN), last year I
try IPF on similar setup in our office. Few month ago I try to setup PF
on "webhosting server" and I must say "I Love PF" :o)
Which one is the best for you depends on your needs not on your skills.
All of them have man & HowTos & disccusions all over the internet.
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