On Wed, 2002-06-12 at 22:37, Chris Gushue wrote:
> Ron Johnson wrote:
> > On Wed, 2002-06-12 at 21:25, Chris Gushue wrote:
> [snip]
> Linux box for sharing my DSL connection. For a few years it used to be 
> just a 486, but I recently upgraded it to a K6-2/500 :)

Woo Hoo!!  Go, Speed Racer, go! (Did the 486 die?)

> You don't even need a 500mb drive, I've squeezed a fully function Debian 
> system into less than 70mb in the past (this was including a mail server 
> and some other things).

Darned impressive...

> is a really good idea. You can just set it up and leave it running, 
> knowing it will just work. I've had to use my main computer as the 

If a stupid thunderstorm hadn't have knocked the power out longer
than my cheap-o UPS lasted (but it was also powering my beefy Athlon
at the time), my box would be a triple-digits by now...

> router before, and my roommate always used to get annoyed when I had to 
> reboot to play a game, or just fooling around with a new kernel, or 
> something like that.

And my wife sure would get torqued!

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