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Re: [alpine-devel] shorewall thoughts ... .

From: Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org>
Date: Tue, 27 Aug 2013 12:51:49 +0200

On Tue, 27 Aug 2013 11:39:41 +0300
HL <freemail.grharry_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> Hey all,
>
> I was wondering if it would be possible to reconsider upgrading the
> shorewall apk to the most current-stable version.
>
> From previous discussions I am aware of the fact that this must be done
> along the perl beast,
> but on the other hand this a decision that the user-admin has to make
> and consider.
>
> I would prefer it to be there as an OPEN option.

I agree. we should upgrade to latest shorewall and give users an option.

>
> Besides that IMHO the days that hw resources were somewhat limited as
> far as RAM and CPUs are concerned are probably over.

We have awall also which is much lighter on resources.

>
> Thanks
>
> Harry Lachanas.

-nc


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