Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Whats the difference between WIPFW and IPFW?

A: Now WIPFW is unable to change packets content, so it is impossible to redirect packets.

Q: What operation systems can be used to run WIPFW?

A: version below 0.5 can run on Windows 2000, XP, 2003.

Current verstions can run on Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista, Windows7, 2008,2008 R2

Q: Can I use WIPFW in proprietary or commercial projects?

A: WIPFW is BSD-licensed software, so you can use binaries without any limits, but if used in sources you should follow the license.