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 From:  A dot L dot M dot Buxey at lboro dot ac dot uk
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] OpenBSD Packet Filter in m0n0wall?
 Date:  Thu, 31 Mar 2005 12:17:09 +0100

> There are other BSD branches out there, they are related but more or
> less different. About anything running on FBSD can be compiled on OBSD
> and vice versa. Except a leap to OBSD would really be huge, as ipfw
> and ipfilter will not work there (only pf). Since pf already found
> it's way into FBSD now, this change to pf will (IMHO) only be a matter
> of time.

in this case, they best route would be to migrate m0n0 to use  pf and
THEN think about making the switch to the 'more secure' OpenBSD. that way
you know that all your fundamental stuff is working and you're just whipping
the kernel out for a change. of course, DragonflyBSD is also an option... <ducks!> ;-)