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Re: Ask for fwbuilder, get AOHellServer?!? [stable/woody]

On Wed, 25 Aug 2004 12:26:51 -0600
"s. keeling" <keeling@spots.ab.ca> wrote:
> What the heck is this?  On the basis of recomendations from this list,
> I decided I ought to look into fwbuilder.
>   aptitude install fwbuilder
> What do I get?  An httpd running on my machine.  Why do I need that?
> Why do I need aolserver?  Why is aolserver the obvious choice for an
> httpd server?
> Is httpd the configuration interface for fwbuilder?  Whose stupid idea
> was that?!?  Someone's been smoking too much CUPS.

apt-cache and packages.debian.org are your friends.

In woody (or, for that matter, in any Debian distro), fwbuilder has no
such dependency.  A quick and simple visit to p.d.o shows the only
non-library package it depends on is fwbuilder-iptables.  I dunno why
you have an httpd running on your machine, but it isn't because of the
fwbuilder install.


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