Firewalls - Ease of Use and Maintenance?

Jay Ashworth jra at
Thu Nov 10 09:56:25 CST 2011

---- Original Message -----
> From: "Leo Bicknell" <bicknell at>

> Just ask folks like AutoZone or DaimlerChrysler how much it cost to use
> Linux when they were sued by SCO and had to defend themselves. Sure,
> they prevailed, but I bet tens of thousands of dollars were spent on
> litigation.

Sure.  But compare that to the millions they would have spent using SCO... :-)

-- jra
[1]Yes, I realize AutoZone may have been paying for their Linux distro...
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