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 FreeBSD Firewalls for everyone

Lan game reviews explains how to use m0n0wall firewall (based on FreeBSD) to create a gaming router with lots of features including traffic shaping.

"If you share the bandwidth in your home with family members, kids, spouses, friends, roommates, or just about anyone else, you will know the headaches caused by unexpected downloads right in the middle of your online game of choice. Instant jump of ping, disconnects, and many other nasty things that can happen as a result of sharing bandwidth. Recently, companies have been coming out with routers specifically designed to aleviate this problem. But for the most part, they are hard to find, and hard on the checkbook. Well don't worry, Lan Game Reviews has you covered! With this article, we will walk you through how to set up your own firewall / router from old computer parts laying around the house. And include all the nifty features you will find with a commercial gaming router."
Gaming Router / Firewall

 (Submitted by Noel Tue Aug 9, 2005 )


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