Router recommendations for FreeBSD

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Sat May 17 15:40:28 BST 2008


<snipped>
> Yeah its a rebranded Thompson, and they've never learnt to put
> ventilation holes on the tops of their devices which makes them prone
> to overheating.
>
> I've quit using my BeBox and gone to a NetGear DG834N because when the
> BeBox would overheat it would start dropping the broadband connection
> which is very annoying when trying to watch BBC iPlayer.
>
> Geoff

The Thompson box works just fine, as long as you leave it upside down  
so the hot air can escape. :-)

I use it in bridged mode, with pfsense running on one of those old  
Compaq small form factor boxes. It's a very reliable set-up.

Pete






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