Chuck Munro wrote:
> Hello folks!
> I'm currently running m0n0wall using a CDROM+Floppy combination, and it
> performs wonderfully well, but I'd like to begin using a CF card in
> order to eliminate as many moving parts as possible.
> I get the Fatal Error message which states "The device that contains the
> config file (config.xml) could not be found."
> My gut tells me it may be related to the similar situation in which
> CF-IDE converters need the BIOS set for specific CHS values, but in this
> case it's not possible to specify with a USB adapter in the BIOS menu.
USB to CF connectors are very iffy with m0n0. I tried to get this to
work. Spent about 10 days on it and finally gave up. Just got a batch of
CF-to-IDE connectors last night and they seem to be fine.
PS The batch came in from China and cost about $7 each (inc shipping +
customs duty). They seem to retail for $20, but I couldn't find any