Category Archives: Linux

PfSense NanoBsd-based: issue after upgrade to 2.3

Some days ago I’ve upgraded my pfSense installed in the office to new release 2.3. This device is running is a mother board PC Engines ALIX-based with compact flash: for this reason pfSense is based on NanoBSD image. Usually this … Continue reading

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Debian & HyperV just do not mix ! How to mitigate Debian freeze on HyperV

In these days I’ve found an issue related a guest Debian 7 in Hyper-V vers. 6.3 on Windows 2012 R2. On a random Basis the file system will be mounted Read-Only due to a disk error: as a result Debian … Continue reading

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Simple Mail to SMS gateway using Portech MV 37X

In this post I will describe how to make a simple Email to SMS Gateway, using Portech MV37x and PHP code running on a Linux server. Operation is simple: the code will poll the configured imap a folder, and if … Continue reading

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Interconnect IPCop to PFSense using IPSec

This post is just focused on building a vpn IPSec connection site-to-site between IpCop and PFSense. Att: PfSense and IpCop boxes are using a public ip address on WAN side. PFSense Configuration – Go under VPN menu, option IPSec, and … Continue reading

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