On Mon, Apr 01, 2019 at 05:31:54AM -0600, Theo de Raadt wrote:
> Todd C. Miller <mill...@openbsd.org> wrote:
> 
> > On Mon, 01 Apr 2019 07:01:03 +0200, Claudio Jeker wrote:
> > 
> > > There have been internal discussions about OpenBSD also removing the pf
> > > packet filter after the upcoming 6.5 release. Instead a switch to
> > > using David Gwynne's new bpf filter will happen.
> > > The benefits outweigh the drawbacks and the missing features will be
> > > readily implemented in time for the 6.6 release.
> > 
> > Will the bpf JIT changes be done in time for 6.6?  I have no doubt
> > that "pfctl -p /dev/bfp" can be made to work in time but for a truly
> > performant firewall we will need bpf JIT.
> 
> Don't think so -- JIT-less is the new hot.

I'd rather see this new bpf pick up serverless functionality.

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