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Re: Routers vs. PC's for routing - was list problems?
On Thu, 23 May 2002, E.B. Dreger wrote: > SJS> a basic question, but the only EIDE mass-storage devices > SJS> I've used are more traditional drives. > > Why not partition wisely, then mount the desired partition as > read-only? Or I guess one _could_ mount each partition as RO... > > But why? The box I want to build is passing packets between the rest of my network (and the public Internet) and one server that will hold sensitive data. It'll be a Linux box with the TCP/IP stack running in bridged mode, with two ethernet adapters installed. The box just needs to boot up and run. It doesn't need to log anything. -- Steve Sobol, CTO (Server Guru, Network Janitor and Head Geek) JustThe.net LLC, Mentor On The Lake, OH 888.480.4NET http://JustThe.net "In a 32-bit world, you're a 2-bit user/You've got your own newsgroup: alt.total.loser" - "Weird Al" Yankovic, "It's All About the Pentiums"