Content filtering

Kevin Kinsey kdk at
Mon Jun 19 22:05:18 UTC 2006

Shawn Guillemette wrote:
> Hello, 
>          I have recently been thinking about adding content filtering to
> my FreeBSD fire wall at home as the kids are starting to use the internet
> more and they are getting older too ;-) 
> I'm running FreeBSD 4.11 RELEASE using IPFW as my firewall. The system its
> running on is an old alpha machine. I was wondering if anyone knew of a port
> that I could use to filter some web content from my children. I do have the
> X86 option as well Just have to reload the OS and start from scratch on
> another system. 

The canonical answer is the Squid proxy server (/usr/ports/www/squid).

Kevin Kinsey

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