The post title is a bit of a mouthful but a necessary one – this is a very specific scenario. Using pfSense as a dedicated gateway/firewall on the OVH-network was already not a simple situation; doing it inside a KVM (with Proxmox VE as wrapper which will also host LXC’s on the ‘LAN’) adds another layer of complexity. This guide was pieced together from various tidbits all over the web and my own experimentation so I thought it a good idea to do a solid write-up on it – if not for posterity then for my own future reference.
I’ve been a co-administrator for a dedicated server on the OVH network for some time now, originally intended as a Minecraft server but has been left idle lately. We don’t really have anything to do with it now, so I figured I’d put it to use.
I really should make the effort to post here more often. This is supposed to be my chronicles through all things geeky. I will try to from now on, though, really! In the meantime, a summary of what’s been going on since my last post….