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From: Ochal Christophe <ochal@...>
Subject: Re: Using a gentoo box to cache windows updates & mac updates
Date: Thu, 05 Oct 2006 10:25:09 +0200
Martin Pajak schreef:
> Martin Zwickel schrieb:
>> On Wed, 04 Oct 2006 13:37:04 +0200
>> Ochal Christophe <ochal@...> bubbled:
>>
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> I've been looking for a way to use our internal gentoo box (file - & 
>>> printserver) to also cache windowsupdates & mac updates.

>> 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

The problem with these tools is that they aren't transparent, squid 
seems like a far better choice for our situation (new machines & 
repairs), however, i've found various conflicting info on this, will 
have to test it to find out.
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