Re: Low end machines for Firewall/IDS

From: radar@radar.ath.cx
Date: 12/02/02

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    > Does anybody know of any good locations online to purchase old 486
    > machines or low end Pentium machines for use as a Firewall and/or IDS?
    > I've tried searching on google and just keeping getting links to
    > Pentium 4 computers. I will be using either a Linux or BSD flavor on
    > these machines.
    >
    > Thank you,
    >
    > Russell

    Online Communities (bulletin boards) sometimes have hardware trading
    forums. You're bound to have luck in some of those. Try
    http://www.linuxnewbie.org as a starting place.