Re: Low power mini-itx system for firewall



Steve Chapel:

I'm looking for a low-cost system to install Linux and firewall
software on.

Why not just buy a firewall?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833120312
or
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833122148

If you must build, a hard drive is not necessary. You can run a firewall
from a cd-rom or thumb drive. http://www.devil-linux.org/

http://pccicla.blogspot.com/2007/02/fhird-idea-linux-firewall.html

--
Mac Cool
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