Linux as a server

  APA 12:46 23 Jan 05
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I would like to install linux on my pc and then use it as the main internet connection. But the other pc will be running xp with sp2 will this cause a problem, and if so how can i fix it without changing the other pc to linux and miine back to xp?

  ashdav 13:16 23 Jan 05

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  Dennis Goycoolea 10:19 25 Jan 05

"I would like to install linux on my pc and then use it as the main internet connection."

This should be easy enough. It sounds like you need to set up Internet connection sharing on the Linux machine. This is painless if you use something like Mandrake's 'DrakGW'.

"But the other pc will be running xp with sp2 will this cause a problem"

Not for the Internet connection sharing. Otherwise: I don't know, it depends on what you want to do.

ashdav: how in God's name were those links relevant?

Dennis

  Gaz 25 21:51 25 Jan 05

Install Squid proxy server software to mandrake... that's good.

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