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Install pfSense 2.0 RC1 on VMWare Workstation 7

On this video you can see the step by step guide of how to install pfSense 2.0 RC1 on VM Ware Workstation 7.1. Download the ISO file from Here. Configure the Virtual Machine and mount the ISO file. Go over the Setup, and configure the interfaces. As option you can enable SSH access. This is […]

My Network Laboratory

The easiest way to learn is by practice. This is especially true in IT. I have to lab out the migration from pfSense 1.2.3 to 2.0 RC1. Furthermore I have a site-to-site VPN setup that must be tested too. I decided to expand my laboratory setup to house not just the two versions of pfSense, […]

Asus RT-N16 supported with DD-WRT 100 pages thread

One of the major sources of information about this model, and the supportability of different features was this topic. Asus RT-N16 now supported http://www.dd-wrt.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=61570&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=0 Unfortunately as the last post states: Murrkf: This thread is way too long to be practical. Outdated info is mixed with new info and few will read all 100 pages. So […]

pfSense 2.0 RC1 released, on Hyper-V

Today pfSense 2.0 RC1 was officially released. So I’ve quickly downloaded it and setup one test VM in VMWare. The new interface reveals a lot more features than the previous version 1.2.3. For full list of improvements look here: http://doc.pfsense.org/index.php/2.0_New_Features_and_Changes What I was more interested in was the performance on Hyper-V VM. Recently I’ve setup […]