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Bug 82578 - RFE: Divert Sockets
Summary: RFE: Divert Sockets
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Arjan van de Ven
QA Contact: Brian Brock
URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/ipdiv...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-01-23 16:34 UTC by Tom "spot" Callaway
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:50 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Enhancement
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Last Closed: 2004-09-28 18:47:49 UTC

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Description Tom "spot" Callaway 2003-01-23 16:34:57 UTC
Please consider the future inclusion of Divert Sockets to the iptables package
(and to ipchains, and kernel). Divert sockets look fairly cool.


Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-01-24 01:51:15 UTC
This would need to be in the kernel first before we'd ship it in iptables.

Comment 2 Tom "spot" Callaway 2004-09-28 18:47:49 UTC
Well, the divert sockets code went nowhere fast. The homepage is a
404, the sourceforge site hasn't seen any updates since 2003, there is
no 2.6 version.

Thankfully, it looks like Netlink Sockets will provide equivalent
functionality. Closing this one as WONTFIX.

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