Suggestions from DSA
So I don't forget, and for anyone else interested, here were some
suggestions recently from DSA when I asked how we could make life easier
Missing features / things to document better in the Wiki FAQ:
also pflogd was mentioned in the past, I may work on that.
> We use ganeti (kvm) for virtualization. Yes, better guest support would be
Maybe virtio drivers improve things (in kfreebsd-10, also were added in
either 9.1 or 9.2 I think?). http://bigv.io/ may be a fun place to test
this (Bytemark provide+sponsor+host some of DSA's hardware).
> More equivalency between linux and kfreebsd userland, at least as far as puppet
> is concerned, would help. For example, we like ferm, but ferm is iptables
ferm is interesting as it seems to provide a PF-like syntax to iptables
> syslog-ng on kfreebsd doesn't properly reconnect to logservers after
> they went a way for a while or the network dropped.