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Router and firewall on one floppy

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.



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Janet Casey

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22 October 2001

Leaders and contributors

Thomas Lundquist Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:Thomasez@zelow.no

Software prerequisites

Required to useiptables/netfilter
Required to buildglibc 2.1.3


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