The fairly fast packet filter (FFPF) adds many new features to existing filtering solutions. It is designed for high speed by pushing computationally intensive tasks to the kernel or to network processors, and by minimising packet copying. Also, since it provides a richer programming language and explicit extensibility, it is more flexible than existing approaches. Using its extensibility, the language can even be used as a meta- filter to "script" together filters from other approaches.
DocumentationDeveloper's reference manual available in HTML format from http://ffpf.sourceforge.net/doc/doxygen/v1.3/html/
released on 17 November 2004
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||29 October 2004|
Leaders and contributors
|Willem de Bruijn||Maintainer|
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=100310|
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=100310&atid=627038|
|Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/ffpf-devel|
|Required to use||binutils|
|Required to use||glibc|
|Required to use||gcc|
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