pfsense

  1. LCX not working on VLAN

    Hi everybody, I'm quite new to proxmox and networking in general, I really enjoy learning about networking, virtualisation and selfhosting. I recently set up my pfsense router with a few VLANs and got almost everything is working the way I want. I now want to set up a nextcloud server on a DMZ...
  2. pfsense VM + VPN routing

    Hello. I have a scenario I'm struggling with. I'm setting up a Proxmox Host with pfsense as a VM to handle all network traffic. I want to restrict a different container to only connect to the VPN and disconnect from the internet if the VPN goes down (i.e. kill switch). What would be the proper...
  3. NTOPNG on LXC Container

    I am running PfSense on Proxmox as VM and I am running NTOPNG as LXC Container on same Proxmox server, I have created a Linux Bridge on Proxmox to PfSense. The problem I am running into is that ntopng is not detecting public network activity on those Linux Interfaces, it can only see local...
  4. NTOPNG on LXC Container

    I am running PfSense on Proxmox as VM and I am running NTOPNG as LXC Container on same Proxmox server, I have created a Linux Bridge on Proxmox to PfSense. The problem I am running into is that ntopng is not detecting public network activity on those Linux Interfaces, it can only see local...
  5. Home Network Setup with pfSense for home automation

    Hi, I am not sure how to setup home networking as there are many involved parts (Modem, Router, VM, WLAN, LAN) and I can't get it to work. First, let me explain my prior setup: I get Internet through a 4G modem (Huawei) with IP range 192.168.1.x, where I have disabled Wifi. To this modem, a...
  6. firewall rules not working

    Hey all, I'm setting up a lab with a Proxmox/ceph 3 node cluster. WAN is being provided by a pfsense VM on a different PVE (running multiple pfsense instances for different uses) where the rules are set to block all traffic in the lab LAN except for a specific range of management IP addresses...
  7. How to get better performance with pfsense vm

    i've seen many posts regarding this topic but thought i'd add one more about pfsense performance under prox. I'm new to proxmox but I think it's been really great solution so far. I had both pfsense and opnsense running to compare the 2. I was super excited when i fired up the vm and ran...
  8. pfSense/Proxmox home network diagram and vtnet/bridge/eth concept questions

    Hello all! Having some conceptual questions on setting up pfSense with Proxmox. Is vtnet0/1 referring to the pfSense VM vNIC interfaces for WAN/LAN? When we create two linux bridges on proxmox - is that considered to be on the physical host? In this screenshot, how is eth1 defined for the...
  9. Win10 guest ("Ethernet" doesn't have a valid IP configuration) when using vlan.

    Network device with vlan tag to a win10 guest doesn't work and couldn't get the guest out to the internet.
  10. Win10 guest ("Ethernet" doesn't have a valid IP configuration) when using vlan.

    Been trying to get my win10 guest to connect to a subnet via its vlan..
  11. [SOLVED] Proxmox starten nicht mehr nach pfsense

    Hallo zusammen ich habe pfsense installiert und nach einen neu start von Proxmox kann ich mich nicht mehr über Browser anmelden in meinen Router sind all IP Adressen offline kann mir einer sagen wie ich das wieder hinbekommen das Proxmox wieder startet Proxmox läuft auf einem Nuc8I5 - 32GB...
  12. Updating a network config on a restored VM

    Hi there, I’m a newbie on Proxmox and Linux too. I have a little network where I work, this network is connected via VPN with the main servers located far away where all the net services resides, similar to my case exists other nodes with the same configuration. The connection between these two...
  13. installing pfsense vm in proxmox

    Hi all, I have what is probably a super basic question. I would like to set up a desktop running proxmox with pfsense vm as the firewall. Before I can install and configure pfsense, do i have to have proxmox installed and configured as the default gateway? Currently I have proxmox installed...
  14. Proxmox pfsense vm extreme low throughput

    Hello I migrated to proxmox ve over a year now from hyperv and I just love the product. I have small home system running one single proxmox on Intel Core i5 with 16 GB RAM. I have firewall and few other vms running. Everything was working fine before I moved to pfsense firewall. With...
  15. pfSense setup

    I have been doing my due diligence in trying to make the move from a hardware to software designed network. I am currently trying to decide if I can work with what I have currently running and make the appropriate changes or should I just blow everything away and start from scratch. Currently...
  16. [SOLVED] Unable to VPN into VM

    Hi there, I've been trying and researching this now for a good month and finally need some help. So, I've setup proxmox 6.1 and have 5 VM's, this server will be used in a small office environment. I have VM1 pfSense as firewall/gateway (not working) . VM2 Zentyal as Domain Controller (working)...
  17. How to configure Proxmox and PfSense VM so that all network requests go through PfSense

    Currently, I have a PfSense VM running on Proxmox. I can access the internet and Proxmox through the LAN port, however, I can't access the internet from the Proxmox Host, or any VMs or containers. I am unsure if this is a problem with PfSense or Proxmox. I have two virtual switches that...
  18. Proxmox + pfSense with dual /32 ip's

    Hi, I have got 2 IP's from my colocation service provider: 39.xxx.xxx.210/32 and 39.xxx.xxx.211/32. NOTE: the gateway for both IP's are: 39.xxx.xxx.1. I can access proxmox fine with the .210 IP, but the .211 IP configured in pfsense does not work. I tested this at home with a 192.168.192.0/24...
  19. [SOLVED] Proxmox VM "LAN" Between nodes

    Hello dear Community, I was wondering how do I set up it the Best Way. I have a simple 2 node test Lab. The Problem: I'm running on my first node a pf sense firewall which connects to WAN over vmbr0 and inject its "LAN" to vmbr100 So Basically every VM in vmbr100 is in the "LAN" Now I want to...
  20. [SOLVED] Probleme bei der Netzwerkkonfiguration einer virtualisierten pfSense

    Guten Abend! Ich setze gerade einen neuen Proxmox Server auf und versuche, pfSense als Router zu virtualisieren. Leider funktioniert der Internetzugriff der virtualisierten Maschinen nicht, die echten Clients am Switch haben dagegen Zugriff. Bisher waren Proxmox und pfSense getrennte Maschinen...

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