Gentoo Archives: gentoo-security

From: Marek Kierdelewicz <marek@××××××.pl>
To: gentoo-security@l.g.o
Subject: Re: ***SPAM*** Re: [gentoo-security] Using a gentoo box to cache windows updates & mac updates
Date: Wed, 04 Oct 2006 13:53:16
Message-Id: 20061004154541.280ce9a5@localhost.localdomain
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-security] Using a gentoo box to cache windows updates & mac updates by Ben Koren
> > Hi,
Hi
> > > > I've been looking for a way to use our internal gentoo box (file - & > > printserver) to also cache windowsupdates & mac updates. > > Since we have a computershop we need to update *ALOT* of machines, > > and there's no flatrate internet available in Belgium, meaning we > > tend to run into our download limits. > > > > Does anyone know if this is feasable? If so, how?
You could setup a http (transparent?) proxy box caching requests to windowsupdate. Squid should do the trick - it's pretty configurable. cheers, Marek Kierdelewicz -- gentoo-security@g.o mailing list

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