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Routing between two routers with static routes

I have a Draytek 3200 router and a pfsense rackmount router that I am trying to get to route to each other. I have a subnet on each router and a subnet for the link between, as shown here: As it ...
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2answers
208 views

Routing from one router to another?

I'm trying to route from one basic router to a pfsense box. It's basically so that I can have VPN users on both router aswell as VPN tunnels to test which router performs best. I am also trying to ...
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1answer
320 views

Building a router / NAT and need to compare performance of FreeBSD 8 v RHEL 6 [closed]

I am going to be setting up a router and NAT device but I am unable to choose between pfSense 2.x (FreeBSD 8) and RHEL 6. The device will need to forward a medium (2k hosts) sized network where ...
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1answer
90 views

Mara systems border firewall with pfSense

I just bought a used Mara systems Border firewall with pfSense installed on it. I want to reset it or reinstall pfSense because I cant reach the WebGUI or anything. Does anyone know how to go about ...
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1answer
229 views

How do I decide what type of hardware to use for a firewall? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my capacity planning? What are the hardware performance requirements to set up a PFsense firewall on my gigabit Ethernet network? Is ...
1
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1answer
222 views

NAT and ISP Subnet when load balancing on pfsense?

I have a pfsense box that I'm trying to plan the configuration for. I am going to be load balancing two ISP's, each with their own /29 static IP subnet. The question I have is in relation to the way ...
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0answers
43 views

pfSense minimum requirements for 100 users [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my capacity planning? For a lan party we are considering running pfSense on a separate desktop pc to serve as our router. We expect around a total ...
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0answers
399 views

need help to setup internet load-balancing for a small ISP

I need some help about the following problems: I want to do load-balancing for two Internet dsl connection from same isp and same speed I need to manage fail over also I want to manage up to 50 user ...
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3answers
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Is there danger to virtualizing a router?

I had read on a few forums about pfSense that said it was dangerous to virtualize pfSense. The reason that was stated was an attacker could use pfsense as a spring board for an attack on the ...
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4answers
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x86 Router Benchmarks?

I have grow to prefer x86 based router OS's like Vyatta and pfSense over their competitors Cisco and Juniper (I never really used Juniper, but still.). However, they feel "fake" to me, like ...
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2answers
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Best way to split LAN computers on two WANs (not load balancing)

What is the best way to split the computers of a LAN (about 50 computers) to go on two WANs, depending on the computers' IP address or computers' configuration (gateway). I'm not looking for ...
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4answers
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Wireless AAA for a small, bandwidth-limited hotel

We (the tech I work with and myself) live in a remote northern town where Internet access is somewhat of a luxury, and bandwidth is quite limited. Here, overage charges ranging from few hundreds, to ...
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1answer
840 views

Changing Router configuration to give same IP subnet as on its WAN [pfsense]

My currrent configuration is Modem-->Pfsense[WAN(10.1.1.4) + LAN(192.168.1.1)] -->[WAN]Router[LANs]--->PC1 Now the problem was that the router gave its own IP to computer like ...
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1answer
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How to divide internet after installing PFsense in VM

I have installed PFsense inside VM and used two ethernet cards as descrivbed in their manual. My WAN IP = 10.0.11.113 My LAN IP = 192.1768.2.1 Now after installing I am getting only DOS type ...
8
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6answers
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monowall vs pfsense

I'm building a router out of a Mini-ITX pc + compact flash card setup and I'm trying to choose a suitable distro. My criteria are: Must be able to run from a CF card (so no excessive disk writes) ...
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3answers
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Hardware alternative to PfSense software Firewall/Router

I have been using PFSense on a PC for about 4 years now for my home network, and it works perfect. I love all of its features and I really cannot complain. Recently though I have been getting tired ...
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3answers
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Need some routing assistance with pfSense

I recently (meaning 4 days ago) set up a pfSense firewall/router box. It works amazingly well. I'm having a few problems though: 1) I can't seem to SSH into the box remotely despite enabling SSH. ...