Computing HowTo

SIP telephony behind a pfSense firewall

Background: When we got the fibre connection, I decided to use Bahnhof as our service provider. They enable a SIP phone connection at no extra cost, but they don’t support using third-party SIP boxes; you have to use their combined router/wifi AP/SIP converter (a box by Tilgin), which they manage for you. Naturally, since I’m […]

Computing Insanity IPv6

Two steps forward and one step back

I’m happy to report that has been upgraded from a crappy ADSL line to a fibre based connection, which has improved uplink speed for the server tremendously. Unfortunately, it looks as though newer technology doesn’t always imply that everything gets better: Unlike what the representative for the fibre project stated, there’s no sign of […]