[clug-talk] Internet Filtering
gustin at echostar.ca
Thu Sep 8 12:02:22 PDT 2005
On Thursday 08 September 2005 12:53, Mike Bougie wrote:
> would this require an additional cmachine, or is this something that
> will run as long as the computer is running?
It can run locally or on a separate machine.
> i have a d-link 604 with a build-in firewall so i just need something
> that wil pick up on the urid content and get stop access.
> BSG is really making my fridays fun. i dl them also, and have been
> keeping up with S2. They just finished an amazing 9-episode plot arc
> that had me crying, quite literally. so emotional and all that. it's
> really nice to finally get a show where i care about the characters.
> and how it came right aftr the cancellation of ST:E, well, that made
> it just divine.
> for a while there was BSG, ST:E ansd Dr.Who allairing at the same
> time, and i was very happy. At least Dr. Who will be coming back, but
> I miss good sci-fi on TV.
I didn't really get into ST:E. It looked interesting, but I was never a big
ST fan. Though in fairness, as cheezy as it was, I had a thing for B5. No
accounting for taste I suppose :)
> On 9/8/05, Gustin Johnson <gustin at echostar.ca> wrote:
> > I downloaded the whole season and watched it over Christmas (most of the
> > episodes aired in the UK last fall). It was nice to be pleasantly
> > surprised by
> > television for change. I was a fan of the original, but the new series
> > is even
> > better IMHO.
> > To back on topic, dansgaurdian (which also works alongside Squid, I have
> > both installed at a couple client sites) is best when run on a
> > firewal/router. This
> > means that every computer connected to your network will have this
> > content filtered, even if someone brings in a laptop or boots your
> > computer with knoppix. If the goal is protect children, assume that they
> > will gain complete control over the local machine (with knoppix the task
> > is trivial as you can edit /etc/shadow). Therefore any filtering or
> > protecting done on the localmachine can be circumvented.
> > Having said that, dansguardian is packaged as a part of ubuntu, simply
> > apt-get install dansguardian (or use one of the many gui tools) to
> > install it.
> > The documentation can be found here:
> > http://dansguardian.org/?page=documentation
> > and is pretty straightforward.
> > --
> > No trees were harmed in the transmission of this message, however a
> > large number
> > of electrons were seriously inconvenienced.
> > Quoting Mike Bougie <mike.bougie at gmail.com>:
> > > there's no such thing..
> > >
> > > have you been watching it this season? is it not the best show (sci-fi
> > > notwithstanding) on television???????
> > >
> > > ~Mike
> > >
> > > On 9/8/05, Mark Lane <mark at harddata.com> wrote:
> > >> Mike Bougie wrote:
> > >> > Don't get me wrong, I have a router runnign with a hardware
> > >> > firewall, I just need something that will block out explicit
> > >> > content.
> > >> >
> > >> > Dear Gods of Kobol I wouldn't be running without a firewall..
> > >>
> > >> Downloading a little to much BSG are we?
> > >>
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