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 From:  Chris Craft <ccraft at netgenius dot org>
 To:  "Chad R. Larson" <clarson at eldocomp dot com>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Trouble installing to harddisk
 Date:  Fri, 21 Nov 2003 11:26:20 -0700
Chad R. Larson wrote:
> At 05:05 PM 11/20/2003, Chris Craft wrote:
> 
>>I have tried the procedure to install generic-pc-pb19r536.img to a hard 
>>drive on a machine that boots from the CDROM version just fine.  (The 
>>reason why I'm doing this is because the @#!!$ floppy drive is now toast, 
>>and I like the reliability of hard drives better.)
> 
> 
> You'll like it even more better if you take out the hard drive all 
> together.  Set the CD-ROM to be the boot device.  Burn the 
> "generic-pc-cdrom" ISO onto a CD-R (those little 8mm ones are very cute) 
> and put it in the drive.  Once the m0n0wall is up and running, the CD drive 
> spins down and you have no moving parts.  In fact, if you have an old 
> (read: slow) enough CPU, you won't even need any fans. It's not going to 
> get any more reliable than that.
> 
> 
Chad,
   How would I configure it in this case?  I need the ability to change 
on the fly.

Sincerely,
Chris.