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Re: CIDR Networks in recursive Macros



On Thu, 2005-02-17 at 10:21, Aaron Spanik wrote:
> I couldn't find this issue in any of the documentation I could find, so
> I thought I'd ask here.
> 
> Macros in pf can be defined recursively, but it doesn't seem to work
> when the macros that are being expanded are CIDR-style network
> specifications.
> 
> For instance, while this works:
> 
> wibble = { 192.168.1/24 192.168.4/24 }
> 
> This does not (fails with a syntax error when trying to load):
> 
> muh = "192.168.1/24"
> fuh = "192.168.4/24"
> wibble = "{" $muh $fuh "}"
> 
> I've tried it with commas, with one macro and one literal, with
> non-abbreviated style (i.e. 192.168.1.0/24), etc., but nothing seems to
> work.
> 
> Recursive macros work normally with individual hosts, but not netblocks.
> 
> Is this a feature or a bug?
quirk in the parser--need more quotes.
net1 = '"172.16.0.0/12"'
net2 = '"192.168.0.0/16"'
net3 = '"10.0.0.0/8"'
rfc1918 = "{" $net1 $net2 $net3 "}"
-j
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