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 From:  "Ron Carter" <wcarterjr at earthlink dot net>
 To:  "Christoph Hanle" <christoph dot hanle at leinpfad dot de>, "m0n0wall" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Weird setup
 Date:  Mon, 20 Aug 2007 19:05:28 -0400
Try PF-Sense it will do what you are looking for and it is based on 
M0n0wall.  It works really good.  I converted from m0n0wall to pfsense for 
hardware support when a server crased.  i am having no problems. it works 
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Christoph Hanle" <christoph dot hanle at leinpfad dot de>
To: "m0n0wall" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
Sent: Thursday, August 16, 2007 11:52 AM
Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Weird setup

> Mike wrote:
>> I happily run m0n0 boxes in a multiple site to site VPN. However, at
>> one site, the need now has arisen to implement a form of transparent
>> proxy for caching purposes, net filtering, and a few other features
>> that m0n0 will not handle.
> [...]
>> Essentially IPcop does not need to act as a firewall, it has to pass
>> the IPsec traffic through to the m0n0 box. It only needs to act as a
>> proxy. Should I just ditch the m0n0 in favor of IPcop? Hate to do it.
>> Hopefully someone has dealt with something similar.
>> Mike
> Hi Mike,
> two other suggestions:
> 1. take a look at untangle as bridge  ( http://www.untangle.com ), i
> have no experience with it.
> or
> 2. take a look at the endian firewall http://www.endian.it ( a fork of
> ipcop) , which can be implemented as a 1NIC-proxy and take it into a
> DMZ, but it depends on the services you want to proxy and it is not a
> transparent proxy. This i have running in the DMZ of a M0n0wall secured
> network for FTP,HTTP(S) and DNS. The implementation into another network
> with additional SMTP is in the early stage.
> bye
> Christoph
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