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Company name: HMM-166
Contact: SSGT Cross
Phone: (949) 726-3876
Fax: outgoing

US Marine Corps Aviation Squadron flying CH-46E's. We provide services for free on Linux that we could never provide on NT with our limited budget.

HMM-166 uses Linux for the following functions:

  • X-Windows:

    • X-Windows terminal (display, keyboard, mouse -- applications run elsewhere)
    • X-Windows server (runs applications, possibly exports display)
  • Network file server:

    • Samba server for a network of PCs.
  • Print server:

    • Print spooler using samba (PC clients)
  • Fax spooler:

    • Fax server for outgoing fax transmissions.
  • Modem communications:

    • Server answers the phone, provides PPP, SLIP or term logins.
    • Users can dial-out using a (possibly shared) shared modem.
  • Office productivity software:

    • Document preparation with ApplixWare.
    • Other document management.
  • Internet client software - WWW

    • NetScape Navigator.
  • Internet client software - mail

    • Netscape's mail client.
  • Network management:

    • Internet or WAN router.
  • Electronic mail server:

    • SMTP server (sendmail, others).
  • Network services provided to local users:

    • HTTP (World-Wide Web) server or cache.
    • Accepts telnet connections.
    • Runs one or more database servers.
  • Network services provided to remote users over dial-up or the Internet:

    • Accepts telnet connections.
  • Software development tools:

    • C and/or C++
    • Perl
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