Re: DSL and Debian questions Round 2
ATTN: David Bellows
Once, from an unreachable email address, Dave Bellows wrote [in part]:
> 2. The firewall issue. I've never set up a firewall. Is there a
> Debian package that will help with this? Any advice? I'm a little
> surprised that this is any more of a problem with DSL than with a normal
> dial up connection, anyone want to volunteer a little more info? How
> secure is the normal Debian installation? I have occasional need to
> telnet into my box from work, will this still be possible with a
> firewall installed?
I tried to send you some firewall HOWTO info that really streamlined
firewalling my Potato box. Unfortunately, I got a 'Returned mail:
Service unavailable' notice from the bellsouth.net postmaster.
I didn't send it to the list since I've posted it here before, so let me
know if you'd like it and what addy to email it to, ok?