LinuxQuestions.org
View the Most Wanted LQ Wiki articles.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Password
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.

Notices

Closed Thread
 
Search this Thread
Old 10-18-2006, 05:40 PM   #1
tomsand
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2006
Distribution: Mainly Fedora and Redhat
Posts: 5

Rep: Reputation: 0
Question Netfilter POM-NG and 2.6 kernel issues


I posted this under the networking forum but thought I'd poll folks here as well with my problem just in case someone had an idea on my plight. Does anyone know of a good Netfilter forum that I could ask these questions at?

Does anyone know if the old Netfilter Patch-O-Matic-NG is still live and kicking? I tried using the Netfilter Extensions howto to grab the cvs version of POM and can't get connected. A few years back I was able to patch my 2.4 kernel adding the ipt_random module for a load balancing router script I wrote. I'm trying to do this again now for the 2.6 kernel and am finding that POM looks like it may have been disbanded or atleast isn't being kept up like it used to (ie. the CVS information in the docs I'm finding are bad).
My first question is does anyone know where to get a recent version of POM-NG for the more recent (or any at this point) 2.6.15 or better kernel versions (I'm trying to do this with FC5)?
My second question, if POM-NG is not going to do what I want (or if it just isn't in use anymore) does anyone know how/if the recent kernels can have the ipt_random module added to them? In some of my research it looked like a kernel-utils rpm package existed for some linux varient that included the ipt_random module. I never did find enough information to determine this for sure though.
Any help on this is greatly appreciated. I can tell it's been way to long since I got out of this stuff and now I'm having a terrible time getting back in. If someone has a better suggestion of how to accomplish this please suggest away as I really need a clue here.
FYI... I'm trying to shotgun two (soon to be more) cable modem connections. My previous 2.4 kernel script allowed me to use the ipt_random module to mark packets so I could route them out a specific interface. If someone has a better suggestion on how to accomplish this without the ipt_random module please let me know!

Thanks,
Thomas Sandquist
 
Old 10-20-2006, 02:29 AM   #2
acid_kewpie
Moderator
 
Registered: Jun 2001
Location: UK
Distribution: Gentoo, RHEL, Fedora, Centos
Posts: 43,414

Rep: Reputation: 1966Reputation: 1966Reputation: 1966Reputation: 1966Reputation: 1966Reputation: 1966Reputation: 1966Reputation: 1966Reputation: 1966Reputation: 1966Reputation: 1966
Please post your thread in only one forum. Posting a single thread in the most relevant forum will make it easier for members to help you and will keep the discussion in one place. This thread is being closed because it is a duplicate.
 
  


Closed Thread


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Netfilter POM-NG and 2.6.18 kernel issues tomsand Linux - Networking 0 10-18-2006 05:37 PM
Optimize kernel 2.6.7: netfilter Worstje Linux - Software 0 06-17-2004 07:25 AM
netfilter kernel patching vexer Linux - Networking 0 04-16-2004 01:31 PM
Netfilter in kernel 2.6 and ipfilter Maranza Linux - Networking 1 02-05-2004 07:03 AM
kernel conflicts...why netfilter...why? orgcandman Linux - Software 4 09-12-2002 05:31 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:56 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration