Shorewall Released!

Shorewall is now available for download. Shorewall is a gateway/firewall configuration tool for GNU/Linux, written in Perl.

Problems Corrected:

1) A typo in the FTP documentation has been corrected.

2) The recommended mss setting when using IPSec with ipcomp
has been corrected.

3) A number of incorrect links in the manpages have been

4) The 'bypass' option is now allowed when specifying an
NFQUEUE policy. Previously, specifying that option resulted
in an error.

5) Corrected IPv6 Address Range parsing.

Previously, such ranges were required to be of the form
[-] rather than the more standard form
[]-[]. In the snat file (and in nat actions),
the latter form was actually flagged as an error while in
other contexts, it resulted in a less obvious error being

6) The manpages have been updated to refer to rather than


Useful tool!

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