1.2-BETA-1 has been released! Here are just a few of the new improvements and features that have made their way into this new version:

  • FreeBSD updated to 6.2
  • Reworked load balancing pools which allow for round robin or failover
  • miniupnpd has proven to work so well that it is now in the base install but deactivated by default (uninstall the miniupnpd package before upgrading to avoid duplicate menu items)
  • Much enhanced RRD graphs
  • Numerous Squid Package fixes
  • PPTP Server includes WINS server settings correctly now
  • General OpenVPN stability improvements
  • “Nervecenter” theme added as default
  • Status -> DHCP leases now 1500% faster
  • Captive portal now allows traffic to port 8000 and 8001 behind the scenes
  • Multiple miscellaneous pf rule fixes to prevent broken rulesets
  • DNS server with active failover will show up when 1.2 releases (Screen shot of test >here<.)
  • dnsmasq updated to 2.36
  • olsrd updated to 0.4.10
  • Alias line item descriptions backported from -HEAD
  • Enhanced cron handling backported from -HEAD
  • dhclient changes backported from FreeBSD 7
  • miniupnpd updated
  • Speed NAT apply page up 100%
  • PPPoE auto disconnect (for our German users)
  • Soekris/WRAP error light usage now when a problem or alert occurs
  • TCPDump interface
  • VLAN assign interface improvements
  • SLBD/load balancing ping times increased to a timeout of 2 seconds
  • Package infrastructure to safely sync package data between CARP nodes added
  • Miscellaneous DHCP Server OPT interface fixes
  • 1:1 NAT outgoing FTP fixes
  • OpenVPN stability fixes
  • Traffic shaper wizard now displays errors correctly
  • BandwidthD package added
  • Pinger framework improved
  • Dynamic filter log viewer added
  • IPSec filtering is now possible. You need to create rules before traffic will pass!!
  • Individual kill state feature back ported from HEAD on Diagnostics, Show States screen
  • Fix for DHCP Load balancing edge case where monitor IP’s would be mapped through the wrong gateway.
  • Option added to turn off TX and RX hardware checksums. We are finding more and more hardware that this feature just simply doesn’t work very well.
  • OpenVPN PPPoE fixes
  • Reload VLAN interfaces correctly after adding a new one
  • Multiple client OpenVPN fixes
  • PHP upgraded to 4.4.6
  • Synchronized captive portal with m0n0wall
  • CARP IP addresses can be used on IPSec VPN connections and multi-WAN IPSec now works correctly
  • config.xml stability improvements to drastically reduce chances of corruption
  • Packages auto-fix themselves if a problem arises in the installation
  • Lighttpd upgraded to 1.4.15
  • PPPoE server subnet fixes
  • OpenVPN outgoing bandwidth limits added
  • Firewall schedules feature added
  • Server load balancing pool page added
  • Multi-WAN NAT configuration now correct in non-Advanced Outbound NAT mode
  • Load balancing ping now uses fping

1.2-BETA-1 will appear at a mirror near you very soon. Please let us know what you think on the forum or mailing list.

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