Small Home Network

Jesse Tie Ten Quee highos at
Sun Nov 26 01:49:57 PST 2000


On Sun, Nov 26, 2000 at 10:46:37AM +0000, Peter de Freitas wrote:
> Ofcourse, some people have it like this:
> (requiring only 2 NICs, and a hub)
> COMP-1 <--> HUB <--> COMP-2
>              |
>          INTERNET
> This is a fairly bad solution, security-wise.
> I don't like it.
> (yes, Jesse, I know, with a switch you're not leaking packets)


This sucks thou, every time i get a system i want to use for a firewall
i somehow manage to fry the motherboard (aka in the last two months i've
fried two P5 motherboards)

I wish i could afford a nice little NetWinder... *dreams of the day he
will be free of intel/AMD/x86*

Jesse Tie Ten Quee - highos at highos dot com

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