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 From:  "Scott Ullrich" <sullrich at gmail dot com>
 To:  "Manuel Kasper" <mk at neon1 dot net>
 Cc:  m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] New concept paper
 Date:  Sat, 17 Mar 2007 16:50:36 -0400
On 3/17/07, Manuel Kasper <mk at neon1 dot net> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> as you may know, together with a colleague I wrote my last term paper
> at the uni about a new concept for m0n0wall, complete with a
> proof-of-concept/prototype implementation (in C++ and PHP). Things
> turned out quite well given the time constraints, and I'll be doing
> further work in this direction for my diploma thesis.
>
> In the meantime, even though I realize that due to the fact that it's
> all in German, it may not be very useful for most of you, I thought
> you might still want to have a look:
>
> http://m0n0.ch/wall/SA-m0n0wall-HSR2007.pdf
>
> (the most boring parts have been removed from the PDF ;)
>
> The source code for the proof-of-concept implementation can be found
> here:
>
> http://m0n0.ch/wall/SA-m0n0wall-HSR2007-ProofOfConcept.zip
>
> Please bear in mind that this is prototype/alpha quality at best - it
> was written in a relatively short amount of time to prove that the
> proposed concept would work in C++, and even though it proved that
> well, it's not intended for any real use (which is also why there are
> no ready-made disk images).
>
> If you have any comments or suggestions about the concept (or the
> implementation), please post them here.

I quickly glanced through this and it looks absolutely FANTASTIC!  Are
you interested in others helping out by improving this?   For example
I am sure pfSense could use this if you plan on releasing under the
BSD License.

Great work Manuel as always!

Scott