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 From:  Jonathan Owens <niralisse at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] SUGGESTION: M0n0wall flashsize and Recommended memory
 Date:  Thu, 14 Sep 2006 15:42:24 -0700
Jonathan De Graeve wrote:
> Currently we came at a point of being stuck with the limitations of
> flashsize and 64MB memory.
>
> According to the last survey the biggest userbase has at least 16MB
> flash.
>
> In this way I'm suggesting to grow the current 7MB flashsize to 16MB.
> This will give us a lot of opportunities to overcome current
> limitations. Although the bigger flashsize has a negative effect on RAM
> usage. The current recommended is 64, it will become 96/128MB. But the
> survey tells us 27% has < 128MB and I think its possible to upgrade
> flash as wel as memory.
>
> People with less memory can still use the current images but people with
> the minimum amount can benefit the changes.
>
> This is just a suggestion which I hope will be agreed on. It's a
> trade-off for both sides.
>
> J.
As the owner of a device with exactly a 16MB/128MB flash/ram setup, I 
welcome this change. If it'll help development along, I think it'll be 
well worth the upgrade for people that need to do so.