RV: [Tutor] IP numbers and Python
Thu, 28 Feb 2002 05:56:20 +0100
Sorry, again I answered to poster instead than to the list!!
To be, or not to be. *BOOM!* Not to be.
----- Mensaje original -----
De: "Javier JJ" <email@example.com>
Para: "dman" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Enviado: jueves, 28 de febrero de 2002 5:54
Asunto: RE: [Tutor] IP numbers and Python
> > On Wed, Feb 27, 2002 at 02:19:38PM -0600, Kojo Idrissa wrote:
> > | On Wed, 27 Feb 2002 09:54:01 -0800
> > | >Another alternative is a self-contained router. I've seen a 4-port
> > | >from LinkSys that has a firewall for a couple-hundred dollars. Has
> > | >a nice browser-based interface, etc.
> > |
> > | I saw one of these at my local MicroCenter. $99 for a four port-er.
> > | I'm in the process of building a home network and I considered
> > | getting one to share my DSL with the network.
> > At a local shop one can obtain a Pentium-class machine (ie P133, 48MB
> > RAM, couple hundred MB hard drive, NIC, case, power supply) for $99 or
> > less (depends on the exact specs). If you wanted to, you could put a
> > *nix system on it and have full control over your firewall. You would
> > also want to get a hub or switch to connect the rest of the LAN to it.
> Great idea... provided you have the know-how :)
> Setting up a firewall is _fun_.. but to set up an effective one, is not
> easy (though it's a great learning experience! :-)
> To be, or not to be. *BOOM!* Not to be.