8 Change Tracking

This section identifies changes that were made to this document since the last release. Changes are classified as New, Major, Minor, Editorial, or No change.

The revision class New means that a new document is being released.

The revision class Major means that the technical content in the document was significantly revised. Major changes affect protocol interoperability or implementation. Examples of major changes are:

  • A document revision that incorporates changes to interoperability requirements or functionality.

  • The removal of a document from the documentation set.

The revision class Minor means that the meaning of the technical content was clarified. Minor changes do not affect protocol interoperability or implementation. Examples of minor changes are updates to clarify ambiguity at the sentence, paragraph, or table level.

The revision class Editorial means that the formatting in the technical content was changed. Editorial changes apply to grammatical, formatting, and style issues.

The revision class No change means that no new technical changes were introduced. Minor editorial and formatting changes may have been made, but the technical content of the document is identical to the last released version.

Major and minor changes can be described further using the following change types:

  • New content added.

  • Content updated.

  • Content removed.

  • New product behavior note added.

  • Product behavior note updated.

  • Product behavior note removed.

  • New protocol syntax added.

  • Protocol syntax updated.

  • Protocol syntax removed.

  • New content added due to protocol revision.

  • Content updated due to protocol revision.

  • Content removed due to protocol revision.

  • New protocol syntax added due to protocol revision.

  • Protocol syntax updated due to protocol revision.

  • Protocol syntax removed due to protocol revision.

  • Obsolete document removed.

Editorial changes are always classified with the change type Editorially updated.

Some important terms used in the change type descriptions are defined as follows:

  • Protocol syntax refers to data elements (such as packets, structures, enumerations, and methods) as well as interfaces.

  • Protocol revision refers to changes made to a protocol that affect the bits that are sent over the wire.

The changes made to this document are listed in the following table. For more information, please contact dochelp@microsoft.com.

Section

Tracking number (if applicable) and description

Major change (Y or N)

Change type

2.2.23 FW_RULE_STATUS

Updated content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

Content update.

2.2.31 FW_RULE_ORIGIN_TYPE

Updated enumeration value for FW_RULE_ORIGIN_HARDCODED.

Y

Protocol syntax updated.

2.2.34 FW_RULE_FLAGS

Added content for some values that indicates that those values are invalid and must not be used for schema versions 0x0200 and 0x0201.

Y

Content update.

2.2.34 FW_RULE_FLAGS

Updated content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

Content update.

2.2.36 FW_RULE

Updated content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

Content update.

2.2.41 FW_GLOBAL_CONFIG

Updated the value and description of FW_GLOBAL_CONFIG_MAX.

Y

Content update.

2.2.101 FW_RULE2_20

Added section with content for the FW_RULE2_20 structure.

Y

New content added.

2.2.102 FW_RULE_FLAGS2

Added section with content for the FW_RULE_FLAGS2 structure.

Y

New content added.

2.2.103 FW_RULE2_24

Updated content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

Content update.

2.2.104 FW_RULE2_25

Added section with content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

New content added.

3.1.4 Message Processing Events and Sequencing Rules

Updated content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

Content update.

3.1.4.55 RRPC_FWEnumAuthenticationSets2_10 (Opnum 54)

72873 : Changed the description of the ppAuth parameter by describing it as an output parameter rather than an input parameter.

Y

Content update.

3.1.4.58 RRPC_FWEnumCryptoSets2_10 (Opnum 57)

72873 : Changed the description of the ppCryptoSets parameter by describing it as an output parameter rather than an input parameter.

Y

Content update.

3.1.4.63 RRPC_FWAddAuthenticationSet2_20 (Opnum 62)

Added a description to pStatus.

N

Content update.

3.1.4.64 RRPC_FWSetAuthenticationSet2_20 (Opnum 63)

Added a description to pStatus.

N

Content update.

3.1.4.67 RRPC_FWAddFirewallRule2_20 (Opnum 66)

Updated the datatype of the pRule member.

Y

Content update.

3.1.4.68 RRPC_FWSetFirewallRule2_20 (Opnum 67)

Updated the data type of the pRule member.

Y

Content update.

3.1.4.69 RRPC_FWEnumFirewallRules2_20 (Opnum 68)

Updated the data type of the ppRules member.

Y

Content update.

3.1.4.70 RRPC_FWQueryFirewallRules2_20 (Opnum 69)

Updated the data type of the ppRules member.

Y

Content update.

3.1.4.75 RRPC_FWAddFirewallRule2_25 (Opnum 74)

Added section with content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

New content added.

3.1.4.76 RRPC_FWSetFirewallRule2_25 (Opnum 75)

Added section with content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

New content added.

3.1.4.77 RRPC_FWEnumFirewallRules2_25 (Opnum 76)

Added section with content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

New content added.

3.1.4.78 RRPC_FWQueryFirewallRules2_25 (Opnum 77)

Added section with content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

New content added.

3.1.4.79 RRPC_FWAddFirewallRule2_26 (Opnum 78)

Added section with content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

New content added.

3.1.4.80 RRPC_FWSetFirewallRule2_26 (Opnum 79)

Added section with content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

New content added.

3.1.4.81 RRPC_FWEnumFirewallRules2_26 (Opnum 80)

Added section with content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

New content added.

3.1.4.82 RRPC_FWQueryFirewallRules2_26 (Opnum 81)

Added section with content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

New content added.

4.2 Adding a Firewall Rule

72874 : Assigned an L before all wide character string literal definitions in the example.

Y

Content update.

6 Appendix A: Full IDL

Added content to code comments for some FW_RULE_FLAGS values that indicates support by Windows Server versions.

Y

Content update.

6 Appendix A: Full IDL

Updated content for this version of Windows and Windows Server.

Y

Protocol syntax updated.

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