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Old 26th November 2008
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Originally Posted by Bruco View Post
2. Is it foolish to even attempt using a virtual machine as a gateway and firewall? (Obviously this is would just be for a tiny home network on a DSL line, so maybe I wouldn't notice a difference, but I'm curious what people's opinions are.)
No, it is not foolish - this is a perfectly acceptable solution for many cases.
Especially if you run a lot of virtual servers, then running a virtual firewall (or a virtual firewall cluster) makes sense.
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