netfilter firewalling problems and solutions

Ian Molton spyro at
Tue Feb 24 06:47:04 PST 2004

On Tue, 24 Feb 2004 09:21:36 -0500
Bennett Todd <bet at> wrote:

> If you've got enough RAM to spare, you can run entirely off an
> initrd, and have it use hdparm to spin down the hard drive once it's
> loaded.

I dont see why an initrd is needed.

I also want to write small quantities of data back, just without waking the HDD (hence the USB stick)

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