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Re: hurd does NOT need /hurd

begin  Gergely Nagy  quotation:

> ...or people using a dedicated firewalling/NAT-ing box. Which is (I
> think) quite a common thing to do. For example, at one place where I
> worked in the past, we had a few 'client' boxen (around 40), sitting on
> the local lan, and one dedicated box NATed them out. No firewalling
> needed on those 40 boxen.
> And yes, I consider this experience representative of many users needs.
> Maybe we don't all link laptops with PLIP, but if you also count those
> who use a dedicated firewall, the number will increase quite much.

So you're saying that the HURD isn't an appropriate OS to run on a
dedicated gateway/firewall?


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