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Re: down to the core

Maybe you can take a look at http://www.sentryfirewall.com, its based on
slackware and is dedicated for firewalling, It has other patches that
you can use in your box.

On Fri, 2004-07-23 at 14:24, Steve Melo wrote:
> Greetings,
> I'm looking to build a system that will be a dedicated firewall
> machine.
> I would like this installation to be secure from the ground up and was
> hoping that someone could recommend a customized kernel package 
> built specifically for firewalling.  The reason I'm asking is because
> just
> recently I tried using the ulog feature only to find that it is not
> supported
> by my kernel.  So I figured if I'm going to build a new kernel, what
> other
> enhancements can I make?  
> I don't know much about kernel patches either so excuse me if this is
> a 
> dumb question:  Are there any patches that would give me additional 
> functionality related to firewalling?
> Thank you all,
> steve

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