nftables from a user perspective

Presented by Duncan Roe
Friday 11:40 a.m.–12:25 p.m. in Guthrie Theatre CB06.03.28
Target audience: Community


nftables replaces the popular {ip,ip6,arp,eb}tables Firewall and Router utilities. For some years its status had been "Under Development", but this changed in early 2017. This talk explores the ease of transition from iptables, and the advantages and drawbacks of nftables.

Presented by

Duncan Roe

Duncan has had a Linux desktop since 1993. A software developer, he first used Linux professionally in 1994. He has been hacking on Linux ever since.