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 From:  "Chad R. Larson" <clarson at eldocomp dot com>
 To:  Christiaens Joachim <jchristi at oce dot be>, Tracy Phillips <tracy dot phillips at weberize dot com>, Christiaens Joachim <jchristi at oce dot be>, "m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Cc:  William Bloom <wbloom at eldocomp dot com>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] PorSentry Feedback
 Date:  Thu, 23 Oct 2003 10:20:20 -0700
At 06:16 AM 10/23/2003, Christiaens Joachim wrote:
>Super! It's getting time for me to set up a dev system!

I'm setting up mine.  I've got a =very= old notebook (Toshiba T3400CT) that 
wasn't doing anything else.  I installed FreeBSD 4.8-p13 on it last 
night.  I'll use com1 for the console and a PCMCIA ethernet for a LAN.  The 
hacker's guide (http://m0n0.ch/wall/hack/) shows how to set up a PXE boot 
and an NFS mounted root, so you only have to burn a CF when you're sure 
you've got it right.

Along that line, is anyone working on integrating VRRP (Virtual Router 
Redundancy Protocol) RFC-2338 into m0n0wall?  If not, I think I'll give it 
a go.  We'd like to use a pair of net4801s with automated failover for our 
exterior firewalling.

I'll grant that with no moving parts, and a hardware watchdog to catch 
runaway software, a single net4801 will probably be more than sufficient, 
but we have to survive single-point-of-failure (SPOF) by our customers 


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