Subject: Re: Feedback for 3.0 install
To: None <>
From: Kevin Jordan <>
List: port-cobalt
Date: 01/06/2006 16:53:55
Are there specific areas (for Cobalt specifically) that have been 
improved in this release?  I am hesitant not to just leave well enough 
alone, but if there were some specific, compelling reasons to update...


On Jan 6, 2006, at 4:48 PM, Daniel Ouellet wrote:

> There was request to post success on the list for the new install of 
> the release 3.0.
> Compiling a strip down kernel and adding to it PF makes that box a 
> real joy and I fell like a kid out of school from the summer again! 
> (:>
> If you haven't updated your Cobalt RaQ 2, RaQ 2+, Cube 1 to the latest 
> release, you don't really know what you are missing! So, far it is 
> running very well, stable, ( still early I have to admit, but 
> still...).
> Even if you only put PF on that box and do nothing else with it, it 
> will do a fantastic firewall, very low power and very efficient!
> You got to love it!
> Many thanks to all that made this possible and I bet the price of 
> these Cobalt box will go up again on E*Bay! (:>
> Very nice!
> Daniel.
> PS: Put NetBSD 3.0 on your Cobalt box and enjoy it again for a few 
> more years!