From: Peter H. Coffin (hellsop_at_ninehells.com)
Date: Wed Jun 11 2003 - 07:59:45 PDT
On Wed, Jun 11, 2003 at 10:01:09AM +0100, Andy Collins wrote:
> Obviously I could run DHCPD on my Linux box but it's a waste if I don't
> want to go there for any other reason. So I thought "Why not use the spare
> MP2K" after all it only uses 9W, is quiet and unobtrusive. This plan also
> has the advantage that's it cool to use a Newt.
$40 can get you a standalone box from CompUSA that will answer DHCP
requests, and also do routing and firewalling for you if you ask it to.
-- 43. I will maintain a healthy amount of skepticism when I capture the beautiful rebel and she claims she is attracted to my power and good looks and will gladly betray her companions if I just let her in on my plans. --Peter Anspach's list of things to do as an Evil Overlord -- This is the NewtonTalk list - http://www.newtontalk.net/ for all inquiries List FAQ/Etiquette/Terms: http://www.newtontalk.net/faq.html Official Newton FAQ: http://www.chuma.org/newton/faq/
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