Replacement for Netwinder
ralphs at netwinder.org
Fri Dec 3 09:05:30 EST 2004
Steven Rovner wrote:
> Our netwinder is fairly old now and with each problem we encounter it is
> more and more difficult to support. Do I stick with it, or replace it?
> What are people using to replace the netwinder with a similarly functioning
> piece of hardware?
What do you need it to do? If it is just sharing an internet
connection, you can buy a little router from futureshop/bestbuy/etc.
that will handle that functionality.
If you want to do web serving, mail, ftp, other such services, these are
items that regularly need security updating (so it seems). So its a
moving target, you need to "keep up" with development efforts to a
Are you having actual hardware problems? Other than the disk drive, I'm
not aware of any other parts that seem to "wear out" over time...
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