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Re: [SLE] Which version of Suse for these task ?
  • From: Ken Schneider <suselist@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 26 May 2004 12:48:15 -0400
  • Message-id: <1085590094.4560.22.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wed, 2004-05-26 at 12:26, Martin Mielke wrote:
> Hi Jean
>
> Jean LEE wrote:
>
> >Hello all,
> >
> >I am new to Suse and relatively new to Linux.
> >
> >I would like to put Linux on a x386 PC. The task of this station would be :
> > - work as a router (sharing an internet connection) for my internal LAN,
> > - work as a firewall for my internal LAN,
> > - work as a print server, cvs server,... for my internal LAN.
> >
> >Can I do it with "Suse Linux 9.0" or do I have to buy "Suse Standard Server"?
> >
> >If I buy Suse Standard Server, did I have to pay every year ?
> >
> >
> >
>
> SuSE 9.0 Pro is more than enough for the tasks you described. Just go
> for it! ;)
>
>
> Martin
>

9.0 will handle all of the tasks but Jean LEE does specify x386 or maybe
the person meant x86. If the PC is a 386 I don't think that platform has
been supported for some time.

--
Ken Schneider
unix user since 1989
linux user since 1994
SuSE user since 1998 (5.2)



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