1. LITMK

    Default route not surviving reboot and randomly disappearing

    Hello, I'm running FreeBSD 12.1-RELEASE-p3 and my /etc/rc.conf has my network set up like this: ifconfig_igb1="inet netmask" defaultrouter="" Lately when I reboot the machine the default route is not set and I have to add it manually with: route add default...
  2. I

    Solved Can I do routing with FreeBSD using a PC? What are the experiences?

    I don't like the router my ISP gave to me, so I was thinking on putting it to modem mode and buying an Asus router I could use with OpenWRT. Meanwhile I realized that I have a home server that runs 24/7 so maybe I could turn it into a router if I buy an ethernet card with multiple ports. I found...
  3. R

    Set up freebsd as a home router, and can't get dns to work properly

    I set up the system to function as a router using isc-dhcpd, pf, and was going to use unbound to send encrypted dns requests to Cloudflare's, but I can't even get it to work without that yet. As it is, when I access a website from my pc connected to the router, the websites don't...
  4. jdb

    Solved Weird problem with ipv6 | Can't access server from the internet

    Hey guys :) I recently noticed that I couldn't access my website on my server. Some information: OS: FreeBSD 11.2-RELEASE-p4 pf: disabled ipv6 only?: YES ISP supports ipv6 and SLAAC?: YES Router: AVM Fritz!Box 7490 ping6 is enabled in my router settings (for the server) but fails when I use...
  5. Y

    lte 4g common usage and gaming

    On lte 4g i recognised some crashing behaviours which didn't occur on cable. This happens with wine and other sensitive programs. set: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\lanmanserver\parameters autodisconnect decimal -1 change mtu on your network-card-settings down to your...
  6. J

    Exporting netflow for multiple interfaces & duplication

    I am running FreeBSD as a router at home. It has the following interfaces: igb0: connected to my cable modem igb1: wired LAN wlan0: wlan AP, Routing rules allow the wired and wireless subnets to communicate with each other and route to the Internet. I'm currently...
  7. DiscmanDaemon

    Solved Giving jails network access through host's IP

    Hello all, I am looking to allow a processes inside jails to make network requests (such as DNS lookups, http requests, etc). The spit in the punch is that I wish to avoid giving them an alias on the host's NIC as I want to automate the creation and destruction of jails, and wish to avoid...
  8. D

    Router Troubleshooting

    Hello All, I am attempting to find out what my issue is with my FreeBSD Router that I am attempting to build. I have set up the following tools on my OS on my router: HostAPD DNSMasq PF All of which appear to work and I can route through the AP. However; I am not getting nearly the speeds or...
  9. Rastko

    lagg0 denies router config

    Hi, I have set up the lagg0 failover virtual link that aggregates ethernet and radio adapters on my laptop. Everything works fine, except I cannot access my router configuration page. I've changed the firewall script to use interface "lagg0" in the rules, but I didn't change much, and the...
  10. JazzSinatra

    Router and other services

    What's your opinion about this? Should you have separated router and a server machine or is it okay to have every service in the same machine? By services I mean DNS, NAS, VPN, murmur etc. Should you keep a router purely as a router?
  11. JazzSinatra

    FreeBSD router with only one Ethernet port

    I have somewhat limited understanding about networking and I was wondering, that could I use my FreeBSD server as a router with a network switch, because the machine has only one Ethernet port. I would connect the FreeBSD router to the network switch and the network switch directly to the...
  12. M

    Can only ssh remotely with new hostname, not on local wifi

    I just set up port forwarding (port 22) on my router (ip of Now I can ssh into my server (ip of remotely (from another internet connection) using its new static domain name I made with the service. However that new host name doesn't work when I'm on the...
  13. I

    Solved NAT with forwarding is not working

    Hi guys! I've been a couple of days trying to set up a router in a virtual network using FreeBSD and I can't get it work I'm afraid. A quick summary of what I have and what I want to achieve: I have 2 interfaces: xn0, which is the external interface, and bridge0 which is internal. The...
  14. F

    Internal DNS resolver

    Hi, I have an internal network with FreeBSD server with nginx and other programs running inside jails. I used to use Netgear DGN2200v3 router for internet connection and with the recent upgrade to NBN (Australian fiber network) I tried to use the Belkin AC1750DB (F9J1108v2), but the local...