[K12OSN] network config
"Terrell Prudé Jr."
microman at cmosnetworks.com
Mon Jun 23 13:39:07 UTC 2008
John Lucas wrote:
> Jeremy Schubert wrote:
>> Thanks TP
>> 1. Can only my thin client s use eth0 as a default gateway? What if
>> I have XP clients?
>> 2. I’ve worked with the iptable config file before. But sorry, I
>> don’t understand, what is iptables-fu?
> You can use eth0's IP as the default gateway for anything directly
> connected to it (XP's included).
> By "iptables-fu", I think he meant to make sure your IPTables setup is
> sufficiently defensive to protect the server (as well as clients) from
> the dangers of the Internet.
Yep, that's exactly what I meant. Just like kung-fu. It's not uncommon
for geeks to add the "-fu" suffix in a playful way of saying
"wizardry." Look at The GIMP sometime, and you will see a menu option
for "Script-Fu." :-)
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