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Re: [gentoo-hardened] keyword: amd64 or ~amd64?

From: Aaron W. Swenson <titanofold_at_nospam>
Date: Mon Apr 09 2012 - 22:40:15 GMT
To: gentoo-hardened@lists.gentoo.org

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On 04/09/2012 06:36 PM, Alain Toussaint wrote:
> Hello everyone,
>
> Iím building from scratch a Samba file server which I may use
> samba4 git version (i.e. not a package from Gentoo) but the rest
> will be stock Gentoo and for the moment, Iím running stable and
> the profile is amd64/no-multilib/selinux. In order to have a good
> set of policies, should I run ~amd64 or the default will be fine?
>
>
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> This is for a small workgroup server with 5 clients.
>
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> The machine is a dual core AMD Athlon 4600 with 4GB of ram and, for
> the moment, 280GB of disk space.
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> Alain
>

You should go with 'amd64'. Things happen in testing which can really
screw things up if your dependent on the machine always just working.

- - Aaron
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