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Re: Generic TCP Proxy - found!
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: Generic TCP Proxy - found!
- From: Alexander Bochmann <bochmann_(_at_)_FreiNet_(_dot_)_de>
- Date: Wed, 4 Oct 2000 17:16:08 +0200
...on Tue, Oct 03, 2000 at 03:46:19PM -0700, Drew Smith wrote:
> As a rebuttal to the people that still say ipf and ipnat were the way
> to go - I agree fully. They *are* the way to go, if you're looking for
> a real gateway system.
I tend to think that application-level gateways are almost
always the better way to go, except for speed. There usually
is much more control over the data passed through the gateway,
at least with gateway programs tailored to a specific protocol...
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