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Re: [SLUG] Making a floppy firewall with floppyfw
- To: Sydney Linux Users Group <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Making a floppy firewall with floppyfw
- From: Ken Yap <ken@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat Feb 24 21:56:01 2001
- Reply-to: ken@xxxxxxxxxx (Ken Yap)
>Basically I have downloaded the floppy image and dd'ed it to a floppy
>(note 1.44M DOS) but this base system is setup for an ether interface on
>both sides of the firewall as its designed for a cable connection.
>*** This base system boots fine and a nice Linux system in RAM is
>BUT I need to add a PPP module.
>There are contributed ppp modules which are to be placed in a packages
>directory on the floppy. You can see the packages directory on an ls of
>the floppy but I can't copy the ppp.o module into there
>as the ppp.o modules is 130k and there is no space left on the floppy.
>QUESTION 1: anyone familiar with this package to tell me how you add
>contributed modules when there is no space to put them?
Toss out some of the network driver modules you don't need, that will
make space. Also some of the masq modules could go if you don't need
them, e.g. if you don't want IRC, toss out ip_masq_irc.