Re: Debain Firewalls With Slink
On Mon, May 17, 1999 at 07:34:11PM +0200, Helmut Springer wrote:
> On Mon 1999-05-17 (17:02), Marc Haber wrote:
> > I usually start over without any profiles installed (dselect sucks
> > that big, I avoid it where I can) with a barely booting system. When I
> the other and maybe easier way for a starter is installing the base
> profile, list all packets mit 'dpkg -l' and check their description
> wheather you need them or not.
> in general, everything you don't know is a candidate for removal and has
> to be checked, everything you do know and don't need will be removed.
Also, check out ...
http://www.sharethenet.com ($70) for a simple to install one-diskette
Another one is (I think) edge.fireplug.net (free).
Although I have rolled my own several times, these are good for quick
installs, and do the trick. The sharethenet one is nice - creates the
disk under Winders, and once booted, is managed via browser.
No affiliation with either, just an admirer.
Dean Carpenter firstname.lastname@example.org 94TT :)
Areyes, Inc. Dean.Carpenter@pharma.com
"No matter where you go, there you are" sayeth Buckaroo
across the Eighth Dimension