Re: Stable NT based solution|
Damion Wilson <dwilson,AT,ibl,DOT,bm>|
Thu, 4 Jul 2002 20:41:18 +0200|
My test setup is three machines using three point to point links. One is
Win2K, one is NT4.0 and the other is Mandrake 8.1. The test procedure is a
constant data transfer over each of the links (for weeks).
I would rather know what the problem is instead of writing things off as "Not
On Thursday 04 July 2002 11:16 am, Yves Smolders wrote:
> I do not intend to connect them straight to the net, there is adequate
> firewalling at each side. (FreeBSD bridging firewalls with shaping)
> The problem is, I like Cipe but I'm not very experienced with linux just
> yet. It's a shame the NT versions aren't stable yet...
> Yves Smolders
> Hofline International
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> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Peter van den Heuvel" <peter,AT,bank-connect,DOT,com>
> Cc: <cipe-l,AT,inka,DOT,de>
> Sent: Thursday, July 04, 2002 12:46 PM
> Subject: Re: Stable NT based solution
> > > Does anyone here have tips on how to make 2 NT based machines
> > > connect stable?
> > I never use Microsoft boxes directly on the net. There's always a Linux
> > firewalling and cipe box in between. And that's just as stable as my ISP
> > connections. For your average DSL you could probably run a 386 with a
> > hand built 2.2 kernel. I'm not saying that NT would be bad, just that
> > the relevant Cipe implementation is not yet as mature and that a decent
> > firewall seems harder to get right.
> > Peter
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