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Re: [alpine-devel] Re: Shorewall in 3.0.4 & v3.0.6-17-g111133a

From: Ted Trask <>
Date: Tue, 2 Dec 2014 13:37:25 +0000 (UTC)

I vote for removing acf-shorewall from the 3.1 release. I do not have intentions of making it work with shorewall (instead of with shorewall-shell). I would recommend people switch to awall and acf-awall.
      From: Natanael Copa <>
 To: n22e113 <>
 Sent: Tuesday, December 2, 2014 2:31 AM
 Subject: Re: [alpine-devel] Re: Shorewall in 3.0.4 & v3.0.6-17-g111133a
On Mon, 01 Dec 2014 17:27:32 -0500
n22e113 <> wrote:

> > I have pushed shorewall and shorewall6 to 3.0-stable.
> > Thank you very much for help with testing!
> > -nc
> >
> Hi, Many thanks for a great software.
> 'apk add shorewall' then 'apk add acf-shorewall' resulted in many error messages and acf-shorewall tries to overwrite shorewall-
> Cheers!

acf-shorewall is still using the old shell implementation of shorewall
(shorewall-shell). It has not been ported to shorewall perl yet.

apk del shorewall
apk add acf-shorewall

should pull in the proper deps.

That said, support for shorewall-shell is completely dropped in v3.1 so
it might be an idea to test acf-shorewall for v3.1 to find out what
needs to be fixed. (but i doubt anyone care...)


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