anybody have used smoothwall?

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anybody have used smoothwall?

Postby barjeesshees » Sun Apr 11, 2004 1:33 am

Hi 2 all linux users.... i need help about linux smoothwall a firewall and proxy client of linux is there is anybody the user of this client can tell me how to configure USB MODEM/ISDN in it
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Postby mahin » Sun Apr 11, 2004 10:11 am

If you are using GPL version then search the smoothwall site, if it is not mentioned there then you will not find much support elsewhere due to the attitude of RM which was the main cause for it being forked into IP Cop.

Check IP Cop also there you may have better luck though GUI of Smoothwall are much better then IP Cop being a commercial product.
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Postby barjeesshees » Sun Apr 11, 2004 10:53 am

hello mahin!
which distro. is better (ipcop and smoothwall) and why??? can u pleaes guide me i am new user of smoothwall too.....
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Postby s7r1k3r » Sun Apr 11, 2004 4:27 pm

I would recommend IPCop. It has never given me any problems, is very stable and efficient. Plus it is very easy to install and manage.
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Postby linuxgeek » Sun Apr 11, 2004 5:39 pm

Barjees,

AoA,

Certainly IPCOP is much much better then smoothwall , with IPCOP 1.4 around the corner( b3 has been released ) . Its going to be much more stable and much more better performance as well as hardware support wise then SmoothWall.

I would recommend that you use IPCOP 1.3 or 1.4 b3.

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