Not sure about the default Mandrake 8.1 install.
1. If your kernel has IP forwarding/ IP Masquerading enabled and you set up a
suitable firewall, you can share internet connection from a Linux server.
Check the following URL for details on how to find out whether your default
kernel has been compiled suitably and how to set up your Linux machine to
share internet connection:
2. You can also install apache and set up your system as a webserver. Your
Mandrake CDs will have the necessary rpms to install apache.
On Thursday 11 July 2002 09:28, krishna kumar wrote:
<html><div style='background-color:'><DIV>Hallo,<BR>I have a dual boot
(win98 SE & mdk 8.1) in my system and it is networked with 6 computers
running on win98. I would like to convert my system in to a linux server
running with webserver like apache, is it possible to accomplish with
MDK 8.1 ?. Does it also provide Internet Connection Sharing facility as in
win98 SE. </DIV> <DIV>Awaiting your reply.</DIV>
<DIV>With regards,<BR>Krishna Kumar G.</DIV></div><br clear=all><hr>MSN
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