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vm-bhyve and VLANs

10 October, 2023

The SoCruel.NU homelab has not used VLANs before. But the homelab also runs virtual machines on physical FreeBSD hosts using bhyve and managed by vm-bhyve. This post describes how to configure the FreeBSD physical hosts, vm-bhyve and the FreeBSD virtual machines to work with VLANs!

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Mount a webdav share with Rclone on FreeBSD

6 April, 2021

Rclone is a command line program to manage files on cloud storage. And it also supports WebDav, besides loads of more cloud based storage platforms! In this post we mount a WebDav share running on an Apache web server with Rclone on FreeBSD.

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Run Zeek on FreeBSD Guide

9 March, 2021

Some time ago I bumped into Asciidoctor by accident and started playing with it. And before I knew it I started writing a book with it based on my own Zeek on FreeBSD Series blog posts.

This small book is called Run Zeek on FreeBSD Guide.

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Zeek on FreeBSD series

9 March, 2021

The links to all the Zeek based blog posts in 1 post.

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Monitor multiple interfaces with Zeek on FreeBSD

9 March, 2021

So far we have configured Zeek to monitor only one network interface. But Zeek can also monitor multiple network interfaces on a host. In this post we explain how to implement this.

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The SoCruel.NU blog is about FreeBSD, open source software running on it and IT security. It is run by Lars Wittebrood. The posts are based on my own experiences and expose my opinion. This is all made for fun and the learning experience! And hopefully they contribute to the BSD community as well!

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