Parallel Line IP (PLIP) configuration
This didn't seem to fit in another category, so i'm sorry if this is the wrong place for this question.
I've got two pfsense machines (their LAN/WAN configurations are irrelevant) basically they are both connected via Parallel Line IP (using obviously their parallel ports) all is working after i manually execute the commands to setup the point-to-point interfaces on both machines however they don't stay after a reboot because they are not configured in a static configuration file.
Is there an appropriate place i can place my manually executed command so that it will run during the boot/init process so that my plip0 p2p links will be active right when the pfsense bell chimes?
my first thought was /conf/config.xml but since setting up the p2p interfaces is a little different then setting up a normal interface i don't think i can trick the file into running the commands i want without altering the init scripts that process the config file (which i would prefer to do only as a last resort)
Edit: Oh and both boxes are running 1.2.3-RC1 in case that is relevant
Install the shellcmd package, then you can execute whatever you want at bootup.
Two things though:
Upgrade to 1.2.3-RELEASE.
haha thanks, unfortunately i don't have enough from for additional NICs (yet) and i was using plip to test some stuff in order to get approval for a hardware upgrade
I'll try upgrading the backup box to the release and see if its still capable of doing what we're currently doing with the RC version