View Full Version : Question regarding formats, compressionandConnectingSBtoan AV receiver

2004-12-02, 14:17
You have high expectations of the typical user. I work with Linux daily and
configuring ipchains and iptables is no big deal... However, is it really
something you think that joe 6 pack can easily do?

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Subject: [slim] Question regarding formats, compression
andConnectingSBtoan AV receiver

Jason wrote:
> One word of advice would be, if you are not familiar with networking and
> are not concerned about security (you are behind a firewall/router
> already,
> etc) would be to NOT turn on the built in firewall by default when
> loading the Linux OS as it is fairly restrictive and will cause some
> probs with the server software, Samba (file sharing) working, etc.

.... or learn how to configure the firewall to allow the services you need to
work. It's not hard.