IPFire a security platform (with router and firewall) which can easily be extended and further hardened with Addons. You can start with an small and easy to install home server, then quickly add more features.
The tool that makes this possible is called Pakfire. The IPFire developers built Pakfire with the goal to simplify the installation of addons or updates (that are often required) - with a few mouse clicks.
Currently there are two different groups of addons:
You can find a list of selected addons below. Or take a look to the List of all Addons!
This page needs to be organised better. It is in no apparent order and major IPFire features are not highlighted.
Add file server features
Tools to troubleshoot and optimize your network
In this category you will find some shell Addons:
This category describes everything about the virtualization of IPFire.