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Re: Unofficial FC4.1 i386 isos



On Sunday 18 September 2005 22:10, Craig White wrote:
>On Sun, 2005-09-18 at 21:29 -0400, Gene Heskett wrote:
>> On Sunday 18 September 2005 20:21, Thomas Cameron wrote:
>> >On Fri, 2005-09-16 at 15:48 +0200, Hans Kristian Rosbach wrote:
>> >> After the recent discussion "FC4 state of affairs and FC5"
>> >> on fedora-devel about the possibility of making updated
>> >> installation iso images I gave it a try and actually
>> >> managed to put it together nicely.
>> >> (Can't say I liked the anaconda build utils, but ohwell)
>> >>
>> >> So, if you feel like testing a potentially dangerous
>> >> unofficial release of updated FC4 install images I have
>> >> put them up on a server.
>> >>
>> >> It's only i386, only cd, only torrent.
>>
>> Darn.  Bittorrent can't get thru my firewall. ftp-able iso's sure
>> would be nice.
>
>----
>Why don't you fix your firewall - IIRC, you control your own
firewalling
>
>Craig

There are actually several places I'd have to take the tinsnips to in
order to cut a bittorrent sized hole into here. 
 
Theres the router in addition to iptables to deal with.

I've actually  made several passes at it, but the relative lack of
error reporting cripples me in that its a failure, but totally silent
when I try to start a tracker. No traffic goes out that I can see.
My 'outside' dsl address is 151.205.56.129.  I don't think you'll see
anything there but a closed identd port.  I've logged 3 attempts at
getting into the firewall machine in 3 years, and two of them came
from compromised verizon dns servers.  I send vz a nastygram, and I
lose my primary dns for a few hours the next day while they re-image
their winderz box again...  Sigh.

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