Re: [mu TECH] focus on masqerading router

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Thu Nov 25 1999 - 23:05:03 CET

On Thu, Nov 25, 1999 at 06:17:59PM +0100, Richard de Waard nicely wrote:
> Like everyone else I like mulinux (ver.6r4) a lot. Great Job! I use it as
> masqerading router on a i486 with 16 MB
> for my private (small!) network and it works fine.
> I don't have a
> question, only a
> suggestion and I would like to know everyones opinion on the subject.
> Wouldn't it be a good idea if you try to
> focus mulinux to do a good job as
> a masqerading router? That means more focusing on the server side
> (samba, SSH etc.) instead
> of client and above all more SECURITY.

muLinux is a demonstration/pedagogical tool. To hide problem isn't
possible. For a server with security etc we need of modern binaries,
not scripts! There is Debian, Slakware, RedHat for that.
(Mandrake no: 80% of package do not work!)


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 Would two negative ones do?"			-- Woody Allen
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