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 From:  "David Henry" <dhenry at nauticallandings dot com>
 To:  <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  <m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] OpenVPN vs SSL Explorer
 Date:  Fri, 16 Sep 2005 12:45:42 -0400
600 times sounds a little far fetched.  That would make the image around 
1.2GB?

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Chris Buechler" <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
Cc: <m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
Sent: Friday, September 16, 2005 12:15 PM
Subject: Re: [m0n0wall-dev] OpenVPN vs SSL Explorer


On 9/16/05, David Henry <dhenry at nauticallandings dot com> wrote:
>
>
> OpenVPN seems like a great option to use for site-to-site transactions but 
> it is not very conducive to a wireless hotspot setup as clients tend to 
> change from day to day and setting up a one time client on the laptop is 
> not very fun.
>
> A friend of mine has asked if we could use something like SSL Explorer 
> instead which uses a java based client to create a VPN session and encrypt 
> the wireless transactions directly from the webpage.
>

It also requires java to be running on the server machine.  That'd
make m0n0wall, roughly, oh 600 times bigger than it is.  ;)  I'm not
exaggerating by too much.   Also we couldn't redistribute it with java
installed without jumping through hoops.

this should help if you want to make your own image:
http://m0n0.ch/wall/docbook-current/image-guide.html

-Chris

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