The Brennan Home Server HOWTO

Timothy Murphy gayleard at
Mon Dec 24 13:01:39 UTC 2007

On Monday 24 December 2007 12:00:40 pm Timothy Murphy wrote:

> > To whatever extent is possible, it would be good if the HOWTO used
> > system-config-firewall, since that's the new and future tool.  If you
> > find places where s-c-fw falls short, you could file an enhancement bug
> > or two. :-)  Shorewall is in the repositories too, so you're good to go
> > there.
> I'll certainly look at that,
> but my experience of the system-config scripts
> (particularly system-config-printer and system-config-network)
> is not good.

Also, I think Miles Brennan wanted the HOWTO to be
as distribution-independent as possible,
given that it does assume the reader is running Fedora.
I assume that system-config-* is a RedHat speciality?

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