Poking at VXLan

Right, now what? :)

So I've heard about vxlan, lots of talk about it, kind of knew what it actually was never really found it .. tempting ..

But I figured I'd better try it and see. So I wanted to do something silly as the first thing.

First configured it between two …

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Setting up my poudriere

first we change poudriere.conf

--- poudriere.conf.sample   2018-02-15 00:54:08.000000000 +0100
+++ poudriere.conf  2018-02-21 19:40:40.959762000 +0100
@@ -9,14 +9,14 @@
 # You need at least 7GB of free space in this pool to have a working
 # poudriere.

 ### NO ZFS
 # To not …
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External Memory: IPSec/racoon

Some notes on a bit of "simple" IPSec

First of all, IPSec has always struck me as something that's advanced and simple getting together and making something really hard to comprehend.

There's the absolute basic of it, move package X from A to B, securely. The concept is deceptively simple …

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The Actual Server at Hetzner

Receiving the actual server

It wasn't too difficult to buy, picked a server that seemed reasonable for my tests and clicked buy, after witch I had to wait for a more thorough verification of who I was it was my first purchase, I can't see that as anything but a …

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