1. nathanpc

    NFS exports with wildcard domains

    Hello, I have a very simple automated system at home where all my servers and computers get assigned domains based on their type (for example all workstations follow the naming convention, servers are hostname.srv.lan, etc.). Since I already have this domain-based organization...
  2. L

    Should I use bastion in my host/domain name?

    I am new to freebsd. I am using it on my laptop for personal use (not a server, just personal). I made my first installation a few days ago but it has many problems as I am not much experienced with installation. I am not sure what should I keep as my host/domain name. I went through...
  3. gotnull

    Solved Searching For The Right Technical Term

    Hi all, I need some help, I don't know exactly what I am looking for so I would like some advice with what I am trying to do here. So I play with NAT jails currently, and I would like to : _ access them using a proper domain name (a fake one see the note below) instead of IP+PORT. _ avoid the...
  4. Buck

    Hostname + domain name and without hostname in rc.conf

    What are the general recommendations for a public-facing mail server regarding hostname? I've been living forever with, recently changed it to just and it broke Postfix delivery. While I'm sure I can work around that particular issue, I wonder what I can and should...
  5. Avery Freeman

    SAMBA AD: Getent passwd doesn't return domain users

    Update 5/31/2018: Please skip to end of thread for how I solved this on-going problem I had been having for several months Hi, I'm new to the thread and fairly new to FreeBSD, plus I'm coming over from FreeNAS, so please bare with me (I understand the animosity). I'll try to include as much...
  6. C

    FreeBSD for "Mainserver" of small company

    Hi all, I have been tasked with setting up a new server to replace a 10+ year old Apple Mac Server which has been running as the "Mainserver" for a small company I work at. This Mac server performs various server roles, including DHCP, DNS, and most importantly, file serving. We have roughly...
  7. C

    Can't connect to FreeBSD10.2 guest from Win10 host

    Greetings! I have set up FreeBSD 10.2 as a guest OS in VirtualBox with my Windows 10 host. I am using bridged mode for networking. I have already set up ddclient to update my dynamic IP address with my domain name and I can successfully connect to from a browser or ssh from all...