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From: Martin Pajak <joe@×××.de>
To: gentoo-security@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-security] Using a gentoo box to cache windows updates & mac updates
Date: Wed, 04 Oct 2006 12:51:04
Message-Id: 4523AC5A.2040600@han.de
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-security] Using a gentoo box to cache windows updates & mac updates by Martin Zwickel
Martin Zwickel schrieb:
> On Wed, 04 Oct 2006 13:37:04 +0200 > Ochal Christophe <ochal@××××××.be> bubbled: > >> Hi, >> >> I've been looking for a way to use our internal gentoo box (file - & >> printserver) to also cache windowsupdates & mac updates. > > Ask Microsoft and Apple... Maybe a squid proxy could help you save > bandwidth?! > > Isn't Windows able to distribute patches from one machine over network?
Yes, of course. If you have a Windows 2000/2003 server, there is a package (SUS = Software Update Services) intended to do this. Helpfull link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_Server_Update_Services regards Martin -- gentoo-security@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-security] Using a gentoo box to cache windows updates & mac updates Ochal Christophe <ochal@××××××.be>