Any interest in updating the routing engine?

Stanislav S Grinkin stas at
Tue Oct 7 14:58:50 PDT 2003

I think it will be useful, for example, have possibility to set
ip-precedence field by firewall rules.

Joshua, how do you see Cisco CEF in *bsd?

On Tue, 7 Oct 2003, Joshua Coombs wrote:

> I spend my days beating on Cisco and similar routers as my means of
> wage earning, and nights beating on my FreeBSD firewall as a means
> of happy experiementation.  I've come to notice several big (in my
> mind) limitations with the BSD routing model.  Would there be any
> interest in coming up with a more flexible, Cisco CEF'ish engine
> under DragonFly?  I'm not much of a coder, but I have been trying to
> work out details at the theory layer and would really like input on
> it at the very least.
> Joshua Coombs

Best regards,
Stanislav S Grinkin

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