Remove inetutils from LFS [was Re: GCC-4.0.1]

Jason Gurtz jason at tommyk.com
Tue Aug 23 09:42:42 PDT 2005


On 8/22/2005 21:22, Archaic wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 22, 2005 at 01:33:37PM -0400, Jason Gurtz wrote:
>> 
>> available network connections.  Hey, wouldn't it be cool if root could
>> arbitrate how many of each type (TCP, UDP, ICMP) of connection each
>> user/group had in each of its instance's heap.
> 
> There is. It's called iptables.

But is it possible without writing a mountain of scripts?  I was imagining
a simple and more integrated interface such as maybe a few extra fields in
/etc/passwd or group.

I know iptables is nice and powerful but I think it'd be a bit unwieldy in
this case.

~Jason

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