[TriLUG] NICe kNowledge to have...
Sat, 8 Sep 2001 06:30:36 -0400 (EDT)
On Sun, 9 Sep 2001, Tom Bryan wrote:
> On Tuesday 04 September 2001 10:27 pm, you wrote:
> > - Buy an el cheapo firewall like a linksys box ($120) and plug your cable
> > connection straight into it, then you pull you network off of that. Run
> > wild and free behind this and then don't worry, be happy.
> What "linksys box" are you talking about? I hit the linksys website and
> wasn't sure which product you meant. Since my NFS server is probably going
> to be the one with the cable modem attached to it, I wouldn't mind having an
> additional step before the outside reaches that box.
if you check out www.linksys.com, go under "cable/dsl" -- i suspect
people are referring to the etherfast 4-port cable/dsl router.
you might also check for similar products at www.netgear.com.
Robert P. J. Day
Eno River Technologies, Durham NC
Unix, Linux and Open Source training
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