Configure a router on FreeBSD

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This tutorial is about configuring a router on FreeBSD operating system using IPFIREWALL (ipfw).

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  • Domain - www.freebsdonline.com

  • Category - Linux/Networking

  • Submitted By - Devesh Khanna

  • Submitted on - 2008-04-26 21:35:21

Description

Configure a router with FreeBSD

1. Install FreeBSD
2. Compile kernel with aditional options for ipfw router:

3. execute at prompt:
#cd /usr/src/sys/i386/conf
#cp GENERIC ROUTER
#edit ROUTER ...


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