[lug] Firewall != Linux, Was -> Broadband
D. Duke Smith
duke at firstworld.net
Tue Aug 1 19:13:14 MDT 2000
"Jeffrey B. Siegal" wrote:
> Chris M wrote:
> > > These are not part of Linux. Linux is a kernel. Wu-ftpd, sendmail, etc. all
> > > run on other Unix-like systems (and even some non-Unix-like systems) aside
> > > from
> > > Linux.
> > And a tire isn't part of a car. People put them on there.
> Look, your terminology is just wrong. There are lots of distributions
> based on Linux, including single-floppy ones that don't have wu-ftpd or
> The appropriate analogy is not car and tire, it is vehicle (Linux) and
> wing (sendmail). Cars are vehicles but they don't have wings. A
> firewall built using Linux does not have sendmail.
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