[nycbug-talk] soho router options (soekris?)
Wed Jan 19 12:04:39 EST 2005
On Jan 19, 2005, at 11:09 AM, Isaac Levy wrote:
> Wordup All,
> So I REALLY dig the idea of a NYC*BUG distributed SoHo router image,
> On Jan 19, 2005, at 11:02 AM, G. Rosamond wrote:
>> Sure. But the point of NYC*BUG, to me at least, should be to pool
>> some of our skills and resources so we can do things like run a
>> Soekris box without having to start from square one.
>> newusers<->old hacks
>> The idea would be to make it easier for those who *do* want to run
>> Soekris as a firewall at home without too much effort.
>> I'd envision this:
>> You download and copy to your CF card.
>> Plug it in.
>> Use it.
>> all images would include:
>> standard dhcp range from .150-.200
>> the particular isps dns servers, ppoe, dhcp, whatever.
>> dmz ips pre-assigned even if unused covering www, mail, dns.
>> standard pf rules for the three interfaces.
> After investigating more yesterday, it's REALLY noteworthy to check
> out how the m0n0wall folks distribute install media- really
> straightforeword. I'd love to see this go in that direction, but
> OpenBSD/PF based, and perhaps not *soo* focused on a html gui- (but
> that could be a cool side-project for later!)
the html gui would be a nice addition, although not necessarily for one
aimed at nycbug members.
> Shall we rock this?
I would love to, and have the basic setup ready, including pfstat,
etc., but really don't have the time.
I know a number of nycbug people, like Kurt M., Okan D., Pete W., etc.,
have had some Soekris fun. I'm sure they have some input into the
matter, if not volunteering.
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