[tex-live] TL2011 on Win7
cursus.publicus at sacrumromanumimperium.org
Sat Sep 3 09:40:34 CEST 2011
quoting Reinhard Kotucha, [03.09.2011 01:06 +0100]:
> On 2011-09-02 at 22:51:57 +0200, Martin Schröder wrote:
> > 2011/8/25 Andreas Hirsch <cursus.publicus at sacrumromanumimperium.org>:
> > > That's the common sense as stated by for e.g. c't
> > [citation requested]
> Martin, I don't think that it's worthwhile to dig out old articles.
> Imagine how much time it costs. Would you do something like that
> yourself? Zdenek already said that the Windows firewall is too
> restrictive. As far as I understand it, it blocks incoming and
> outgoing connections by default. All DSL routers come with firewalls
> which allow all outgoing connections and block all incoming
> connections by default, and I think that this is safe enough.
> I suppose that C't recommends to open the firewall for all outgoing
> connections, not to switch it off completely. I think that this
> "little" difference caused the misunderstanding.
> Jürgen, I don't think that Andreas referred to one of *your*
> articles. As far as I can tell, everything you wrote about TeX Live
> in C't has always been 100% correct.
I never had your articles in mind.
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