Release Notes: Support for the shell-based configuration compiler (shorewall-shell) has been discontinued. Support for the Hierarchical Fair Service Curve (HFSC) queuing discipline has been added. Support for the 'flow' classifier has been added. Support for per-IP traffic shaping/QOS has been added. Dynamic zones are once again available for IPv4. Dynamic zone support is based on ipsets. Connection rate-limiting by both source and destination IP address is now available.
Release Notes: In addition to correcting several problems, this release offers additional options for handling multiple WAN interfaces as well as providing transparent support for the xtables-addons version of ipp2p.
Release Notes: This release supports creation of IPv6 firewalls as well as IPv4.
Release Notes: This release fixes numerous problems and introduces many other changes.
Release Notes: A workaround for a serious problem with Shorewall-perl's processing of /etc/shorewall/accounting,
Release Notes: Shell variables may now be used in the zones file. The bogons file was updated with the latest IANA allocations. Remnants of the GATEWAY column were removed from the interfaces file and the code that processes it. Multiple providers that track the same interface were deleted. Cristian Rodreguez's patch that corrects route restoration at cold load was applied. "None!" is allowed for builtin actions. QUEUE policy and synflood protection were corrected. /etc/init.d/shorewall was corrected for use on FC4 and Mandriva. A DHCP ACCEPT rule was added to the forwarding chain for a bridge with the "dhcp" option.