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floppyfw is a router and simple firewall on one single floppy. It uses the GNU/Linux systems basic firewall capabilities and has a very simple packaging system. It is perfect for masquerading and securing networks on ADSL and cable lines using both static IP, DHCP, and PPoE, and provides a simple installation, which usually involves editing of only one file on the floppy.


User's guide available from


Download version 2.0.11 (stable)
released on 8 February 2005


Related Projects


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
PublicDomainJanet Casey22 October 2001

Leaders and contributors

Thomas Lundquist Maintainer

Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Support Newsgroup floppyfw.general
Bug Tracking,Developer,Support E-mail

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to build glibc 2.1.3
Required to use iptables/netfilter

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 8 February 2005.


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