[talk] m0n0wall project ending

Charles Sprickman spork at bway.net
Sun Feb 15 14:26:30 EST 2015

On Feb 15, 2015, at 2:19 PM, Brian Callahan <bcallah at devio.us> wrote:

> On 02/15/15 14:16, Charles Sprickman wrote:
>> On Feb 15, 2015, at 11:13 AM, George Rosamond <george at ceetonetechnology.com> wrote:
>>> Mark S. noted this:
>>> http://m0n0.ch/wall/end_announcement.php
>>> The end of m0n0wall…
>> The most interesting thing I found there was this:
>> https://opnsense.org
>> Never heard of it until today. It is a pfsense fork…
>> I’ve had good luck with Dutch software so far (hi, PowerDNS, OpenVPN-NL), this should be interesting to watch.
> BSD Now has had some coverage of OPNsense recently. I think they
> interviewed one of the project members. Worth checking out if you have
> some time.

I also should have included this:


Seems like a bunch of valid points.  Ethically, I’d say if the company sponsoring this fork did contribute time and money to the pfsense project as they claim, then this is quite fair.

I do wonder why they would go to the trouble of rewriting the front end to not require php running as root yet continue to use php. :)


> ~Brian

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