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Date:      Thu, 09 Jan 2003 09:31:43 +1100
From:      Gregory Bond <gnb@itga.com.au>
To:        "Scott M. Nolde" <scott@smnolde.com>
Cc:        freebsd-ipfw@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: Feature Request 
Message-ID:  <200301082231.JAA17004@lightning.itga.com.au>
In-Reply-To: Your message of Wed, 08 Jan 2003 09:50:20 -0500.

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?Has there been consideration to make a "relative skip" function

> Any comments?

Horrible idea.  Rules can be added and deleted in the gap, which silently
changes the meaning of your firewall ruleset.  A maintenance nightmare.

And, as far as I can see, no redeeming features to compensate for the almost 
certain foot-shooting this would allow.




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