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Re: [suse-security] Fierwall
  • From: Christoph Wegener <cwe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 04 Feb 2002 18:48:08 +0100
  • Message-id: <3C5EC957.22E61169@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Fuel wrote:

> Hi
> Is it possilble to biuld a firewall on a intel486 computer with suse 7.3 professional

YES!!

> ...and what packages do i need to install, the harddrive is 500 mb.

...the disk space and your choice of packages depends hardly on your needs. So it is a little bit tricky to say if 500mb will be enough. For a simply firewall without any proxy facility it should be enough. But please take care that your
logifles do not fill up your hdd...


> Is it possible to use a floppy to start and do the rest via internet ( no cd Drive )

YES!!

> Best regards
> Kent Fallman

Greetz
Christoph
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