> OK, that said, there's another thing that's been bugging me for some time.
> I already posted to soekris-tech about this, but nobody seemed to have a
> clue: a few buddies of mine have m0n0walls (on net4501s) that crash every
> few days (anything between 2 and 6 days) - they don't respond to pings
> anymore, and while the serial console still echoes characters, the menu is
> gone, too. They have to be power-cycled to make them work again. I see
> this on the newer of my net4501's (one with the serial double-character
> bug), too, while it has never ever happened on an older box (that doesn't
> have the serial bug, BTW). My buddies' m0n0walls are either from the same
> order as my newer box or ordered shortly after it.
I've seen this happen when the voltage drops below 6.5 volt or so. But not
in any production soekris.