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 From:  Andrew White <andywhite at gmail dot com>
 To:  Lee Sharp <leesharp at hal dash pc dot org>, Mono Dev List <m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] 1.8b eta...
 Date:  Wed, 2 Oct 2013 19:16:32 +0100
Dropped list of my reply by accident

On Wednesday, 2 October 2013, Lee Sharp wrote:

> On 10/02/2013 06:02 AM, Andrew White wrote:
>
>      Is there a buglist somewhere?
>>
>
>    No, there is no canonical bug list, there are three that spring to
>> mind immediately, but I think we have to trawl the forums a bit to
>> ensure it's all good.
>>
>
> We may want to fix this before the next release.  Even if it is the forum,
> officially it needs to me noted on the website.
>
>  http://forum.m0n0.ch/index.**php?topic=5777.0<http://forum.m0n0.ch/index.php?topic=5777.0> I
don't have adsl to test
>> against, if nobody else does, we'd have to setup an enviroment
>>
>
> Not only do I have an adsl location, it is still in true bridge mode using
> PPPoE!  I will have a test enviorment up tonight!
>
> 
http://forum.m0n0.ch/index.**php/topic,5836.0.html<http://forum.m0n0.ch/index.php/topic,5836.0.html>,
need to review my
>> fixes , see why they didn't work (unless someone else wants to :)
>>
http://forum.m0n0.ch/index.**php/topic,6025.msg18683.html<http://forum.m0n0.ch/index.php/topic,6025.msg18683.html>
>>
<http://forum.m0n0.ch/index.**php/topic,6025.msg18683.html#**msg18683<http://forum.m0n0.ch/index.php/topic,6025.msg18683.html#msg18683>
>> >
>>
>
> I have not done much with IPv6 so I am not sure how much I can help here.
>
>      I am thinking the next beta would start on 9.2 and end up releasing
>>     on 10.x depending on the FreeBSD roadmap.  You are correct in that
>>     there are some significant changes in 9.  But that is much later.
>>
>> Release schedule is here,
>>
http://www.freebsd.org/**releases/10.0R/schedule.html<http://www.freebsd.org/releases/10.0R/schedule.html>
I would
>> expect BETA1 to be available in 5 weeks or so, and don't see myself
>> starting anything on a new branch much before then TBH.
>>
>
> Looking at that, you are correct.  The 10 beta will be stable enough to
> work with once 1.8 release settles down.
>
>  Some stuff in 9.x was backported to 8.x in our patch set ( e.g. ifconfig
>> RANDR etc for dhcp-pd to work right ) so these need to be removed and
>> retested, and it's easier to do once for one release.  It would be nice
>> for m0n0 to be on current for a long time, instead of 9.x which will
>> become legacy ...  It would also be nice to give back to freebsd by
>> getting to test out on beta and submit fixes upstream.  some of m0n0wall
>> work is now in freebsd, such as ipv6 patches for syslog, fixes for
>> dhcp-pd etc.
>>
>
> That would be sweet!
>
>
>                         Lee
>
>