[clug] Linux Laptop Followup

Kim Holburn kim.holburn at gmail.com
Thu Feb 28 12:45:21 GMT 2008

On 2008/Feb/28, at 12:48 PM, Steven Hanley wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 28, 2008 at 10:40:22PM +1100, Chris Smart wrote:
>> David Adams wrote:
>>> Bonus: Ubuntu updates are free and at ethernet speeds if you're  
>>> on ANU
>>> campus, using mirror.linux.org.au. Awesomesness!
>> Use linux.anu.edu.au instead it's MUCH better ;)
> If only netfilter rules could filter based on dns name [0] we could  
> put a
> delay rule of some sort on any packets accessing it as m.l.o.a damn  
> there
> goes another plan for world domination. </tic>
> 	See You
> 	    Steve
> [0] yes I am aware we could filter on contents of http or rsync or
> whatever headers (wherever the name appears), though, ick

You could use 2 different IP numbers - ie a virtual IP then you could  
use netfilter.


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