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Date:      Sat, 26 Dec 2015 19:18:35 -0600
From:      Mark Felder <>
To:        Graham Menhennitt <>,
Subject:   Re: connecting a PS4 via IPFW [solved]
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On Sun, Dec 20, 2015, at 00:36, Graham Menhennitt wrote:
> On 25/11/2015 16:00, Graham Menhennitt wrote:
> > Hello IPFWers,
> >
> > I have a box running FreeBSD 10-stable that I use as a
> > router/firewall/NAT. It runs IPFW and uses kernel NAT. My son is nagging
> > me about playing multi-player online games on his Sony PS4.
> >
> > From what I've read, I could enable UPnP. But I've tried compiling the
> > net/miniupnpd port but it won't build for IPFW (and I don't want to
> > convert to PF).
> >

I've run into the same problem. The port needs to be modified or changed
to be two different ports defining FWNAME. I can make it attempt to
build against ipfw with:


but it fails to build. Upstream docs seem to indicate it only supports
OSX's ipfw. I would love to see this building for FreeBSD, though.

  Mark Felder
  ports-secteam member

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