Linux is built on . It’s at the core of the operating system, not a bolted on extension. This means that if you want to build an internet appliance, Linux is the obvious choice. The most popular internet appliance is a and most homes have one these days, translating your DSL or cable internet connection into Ethernet or wireless to be used by your computer. If you have more than one computer, such a device is even more important because it enables them to use the internet at the same time without getting their packets in a twist.

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Tutorial: How to build your own router