Gateway help

rowinms

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Hi all,

i would like to build a gateway sort of a machine which can filter p2p ports, and log data for the IP. my setup will be as of below:

CORE switch ---- Freebsd gatway/sniffer ---- Internet

can figure out how to setup.

thanks for the advise.
 

SirDice

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All you need is two network cards and the base OS.
 
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rowinms

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nothing to config? actually both network cards are already in place, so just config the for the firewall?
 

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If you don't use bridging you will have to add gateway_enable="YES" to /etc/rc.conf.
 
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rowinms

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dutchdaemon: i'l be reading the bridging, thanks.
SirDice: I'll be experimenting on the same, thanks too.
 
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