On Mon, 18 Oct 2004 13:47:28 -0700, sylikc <sylikc at gmail dot com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I was wondering if there would ever be an addition of a "feature" such
> as a beep or two when the m0n0 has booted up into full and working
> state. This feature is similar to the way smoothwall does it or some
> of the other firewall-in-a-box solutions out there.
> I know that m0n0 boots up at blazing speeds and I can do a ping to see
> if it's up or not, but being headless and all, it would give me (and
> clients) the peace of mind to actually "hear" it when it starts up.
If this feature will be implemented, it should be configurable. The
noise upon boot, shutdown and connection dropping/reinitializing was
annoying most of the time (because it happened at night and it was
I have to admit, however, that sometimes it was reassuring if I could
just ring home and actually *hear* the connection go up over the phone
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