FreeBSD as router - performance vs hardware routers

David Kelly dkelly at
Thu Aug 14 11:40:26 PDT 2003

On Thursday 14 August 2003 09:57 am, Jason Stewart wrote:
> I've even heard of people using 486's as firewalls, but havent tried
> it myself.

Many of the SOHO routers use 486-system-on-chip solutions.

David Kelly N4HHE, dkelly at
The human mind ordinarily operates at only ten percent of its
capacity -- the rest is overhead for the operating system.

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