Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 13th Jan 2007 00:12 UTC, submitted by Charles A Landemaine
PC-BSD In his 'A week with...' series, Justin has used PC-BSD 1.3 this week and is sharing his experience. In other news, the PC-BSD team unveiled a sneak peek of the new look of the software installation wizard.
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RE[4]: One thing is for sure...
by biteydog on Mon 15th Jan 2007 11:31 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: One thing is for sure..."
biteydog
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....I don't think they chose to have an unsecure system. Who would?

I think, in a way, that they did. Windows networking is essentially promiscuous (this is not meant to be derogatory, but I cannot think of a better descriptive word) in that it, by design, will talk to anybody, easily.

The upside is that networking is relatively easy to set up, in accordance with MS general concept. The downside is that it tends to weaken security.

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