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Re: linux box as router


O'Reilly's book on "TCP/IP and Network administration"
is good to start with.


--- "Jasmeet S. Virdi" <virdi@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Folks,
>         currently i am using a win2K server machine
> (PIII, 600 MHz, 256 Mb
> RAM Machine) as a router, just a router. I want to
> free up this machine (it
> can b used for some other productive work) and
> substitute it with a box
> which is 32 MB RAM, Celeron 333. What OS should i
> install on this, i am
> currently divided b/w NT and Linux. NT would be very
> heavy for this, but it
> would work (i have made it work earlier), On the
> other hand i want to
> experiment with Linux first.
>     Is this possible, does linux support routing ,
> if yes , then please feed
> me the details... I have Redhat 6.2 and Mandrake
> 8.0, which one wud b
> appropriate (i think Mandrake 8).
> thankiu
> -virdi
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-- Naresh

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