[talk] nycmesh

Pete Wright pete at nomadlogic.org
Tue Aug 28 12:49:58 EDT 2018

On 8/28/18 7:34 AM, John C. Vernaleo wrote:
> On Tue, 28 Aug 2018, Shawn Webb wrote:
>> On Mon, Aug 27, 2018 at 11:20:05PM -0700, Pete Wright wrote:
>>> this looks neat - anyone participating or have the skinny on this?
>>> https://nycmesh.net/
>> I'd like to do the same thing for Baltimore, but backing it by
>> anonymization networks like Tor. In order to become a supernode, your
>> node must reliably route all traffic through an anonymization network.
>> Thanks,
>> -- 
>> Shawn Webb
>> Cofounder and Security Engineer
>> HardenedBSD
> It sounds like an interesting idea they have but I wish they weren't 
> dependent on openwrt.  Unless things have changed a lot since I last 
> used it, that was never very good on the stability, reliability, or 
> updateability fronts.

i noticed that as well last night - according to the faq the supernodes 
are just using quagga and BGP which is obviously an ideal candidate for 
OpenBSD or another BSD appliance:


i'm willing to bet they would be keen to get more of the BSD community 
involved :)


Pete Wright
pete at nomadlogic.org

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