[distcc] some questions

joerg.beyer at email.de joerg.beyer at email.de
Sun Sep 29 20:16:00 GMT 2002

tal at whatsup.org.il schrieb am 29.09.02 20:39:05:

> 2) another machine i want to add to this "cluster" is my firewall. its not a 
> very powerfull one, but it can help speed things up a little more ;)
> are there any knows security issues with distcc ? how stupid will it be to run 
> it on a server that acts as a firewall ?

for xecurity reasons, you should not have a compiler installed
on a firewall. A compiler is a powerfull tool for an attacker - so he
should not find one on a firewall.

   hope this helps

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