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 the first part of the network laboratory setup.

Have fun, and I hope you enjoy the video.


Comments (2)

  1. 1:50 pm, 19/10/2011Dries De Gendt  / Reply

    Hi,

    I’ve done everything exactly as in your video, however, it won’t allow me to connect to the webui on em0 or em1…

    http://communities.vmware.com/thread/332978

    Is there something I’m missing here? Could you please have a look at it?

    Thanks,
    Dries De Gendt

  2. 10:52 pm, 16/03/2012Norailin  / Reply

    After installing VMware Workstation 8.0 in Fedora 15, I nlraeed the VMware virtual network is not working. This same issue occurred in earlier VMware Workstation 7.x versions, and were fixed by applying a patch yum install kernel-headers kernel-devel. Unfortunately this patch only works with VMware Workstation 7.1.4. Also, the Fedora 15 kernel is 2.6.40. I may have to go back to VMware Workstation 7.1.4, unless I can get virtual network working in VMWare Workstation 8.0 in Fedora 15. Please let me know where I could find the equivalent patch for VMware Workstation 8.0 with the Fedora 15 Linux Kernel 2.6.40. Your help would be appreciated. Thanks, Jim

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