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 From:  "Jonathan De Graeve" <Jonathan dot De dot Graeve at imelda dot be>
 To:  "Andres Petralli" <apetralli at icu dot unizh dot ch>, "m0n0wall Developer's List" <m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall-dev] m0n0router perhaps?
 Date:  Tue, 25 Oct 2005 20:07:47 +0200
>I would love to see something like m0n0router on the rise :) .

Possible, I tested it out today.

> Does it need a really routing daemon like quagga?  That seems like  
> a small addition to the existing platform.

Your small addition becomes a big storage problem...

>That would be great if quagga could be implemented in something like  
>the m0n0wall. This would open up a whole new world to m0n0wall. I  
>think it would also complement nicely to the firewall functions, if  
>you need them.

The image grows with at least 10MB (compiled binaries:
OSPF/BGP/ISIS/RIP/SNMP) and would require a minimum of 256MB for good
system performance...


>Add CARP to the wish-list and you have a redundant firewall/router  
>based on m0n0wall in your network. With this I'm sure m0n0wall could  
>make some way in the enterprise environment.

What about FreeVRRPd? (don't know about carp)

> Does anyone else see this potential development path for M0n0wall?
>

Maybe after i finished the work for the captive portal...


Only one 'little' problem

The image grows with at least 10MB (OSPF/BGP/ISIS/RIP/SNMP) and would
require a minimum of 256MB for good system performance...

J.

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