Why Is the Kernel Community Replacing iptables with BPF?

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Linux.com - https://www.linux.com/news/why-kernel-community-replacing-iptables-bpf

Author Note: this is a post by long-time Linux kernel networking developer and creator of the Cilium project, Thomas Graf

The Linux kernel community recently announced bpfilter, which will replace the long-standing in-kernel implementation of iptables with high-performance network filtering powered by Linux BPF, all while guaranteeing a non-disruptive transition for Linux users.

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