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Old 01-21-2002, 10:53 PM   #1
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Stand alone Dns Server


I just put together a nice little box, a P3 450, 128 MB ram, and was wanting to make a dedicated dns cache'ing server for my small home network.
I was thinking of a mini-distro. All I want this box to do is DNS and ssh to manage it. Anyone with ideas for a good distro to do this.
 
Old 01-23-2002, 03:20 AM   #2
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Red face hmmmmm

hi ,

lots of distro are capable of what u want to accomplish.
RedHat, SuSe , mandrake, etc.

Ofcourse u understand that u need to configure dns and ssh urself .... no distro will pre-configure it for you.

Regards,
Xanthium.

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Old 01-23-2002, 07:38 AM   #3
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if you're looking for a mini-distro, try demolinux or trustix or an LRP option.
 
Old 01-23-2002, 07:51 AM   #4
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Thanks for the reply, I have been looking into LRP or maybe coyoteLinux. This box doesn't need to be a firewall, just run bind. But thanks for the input
 
  


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