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Re: [vox] My next little project



My current firewall is a bsd layer2 bridge. Works like a champ. I don't
think anyone would have a problem with you posting questions to this
list. Might be informative to others who are thinking of experimenting
with other OS's.

Mike

On Mon, Mar 28, 2005 at 03:33:52PM -0800, Don Werve wrote:
> Richard S. Crawford wrote:
> >I know this is a Linux list, but I'm thinking that I would like to build a
> >router/firewall out of a computer running OpenBSD for my home network,
> >instead of using the Linksys router/firewall that I'm currently using.
> >
> >Has anyone had any experience doing this?  I have some very basic
> >questions that I'd like to ask.
> 
> I've set up BSD firewalls before, and might even have my old rulesets 
> laying around.  The setup is, to be frank, much more straightforward 
> than IPchains, and I honestly prefer it.
> 
> -- 
> Don Werve (Unix Sys Admin) | Email: donw AT agentsix DOT net
> 
> "Whatever you think you can do or believe you can do, begin it.  Action
> has magic, grace and power in it." -- Goethe
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