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Date:      Wed, 21 Jun 2006 17:09:42 +0700
From:      "Vadim Goncharov" <>
To:        "Jeremie Le Hen" <>, "Andrey V. Elsukov" <>
Cc:, Julian Elischer <>,
Subject:   Re: [fbsd] [patch] ipfw packet tagging
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21.06.06 @ 16:41 Jeremie Le Hen wrote:

> Looking at the patch lets me see that you are using the generic mbuf
> tags.  This means the tag should be available along the packet's
> trip through the kernel.  Would it be possible to slightly modify
> the routing code in order to make those tags a routing criteria ?
> Julian Elischer also has a neat patch that modifies the ipfw table
> but he hasn't provided it so far [1].
> [1]

The ipfw packet tagging patch was committed to src tree and will be MFCed  
to RELENG_6 about this weekend. I am currently working on ng_tag(4)  
netgraph node which could deal with tags (see - I think, in theory it is  
possible to tag-based routing inside netgraph onto netgraph interfaces.

WBR, Vadim Goncharov

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