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 From:  Andrew <ack at comcast dot net>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Downloading the firmware from the m0n0wall
 Date:  Thu, 10 Feb 2005 19:44:54 -0500
On Tuesday 01 February 2005 08:17 am, David Hardy wrote:
> Hi guys,
>
> I've finally managed to get m0n0wall running on an old Strongbox
> firewall using a pc104 motherboard. Its been tough, but I've managed to
> get it running using the generic PC image and by tracking down network
> cards with the same chipsets I have been able to configure the hard disk
> with the right settings and get as far as the web console. Not bad
> considering I haven't got any cables for this thing and it doesn't have
> a keyboard, serial, vga or any other port for me to touch it or look at
> from.
>
> Now, we have another 2 of these Strongboxes and I would like to be able
> to send my colleague an image of what I've got working as a file, to
> transfer to the disks that he has at his end. I presume that this can
> also be jiggled to prevent settings being lost completely - using the
> reset mechanism - if I copy the config.xml into the right place before I
> image it.
>
> Is it as simple as using the rest of the hard disk to create a space to
> store the image in and then downloading it from there? If so, is there a
> how-to already?
>
> TIA for your advice,
>
> David Hardy

Is it possible to pull the image from a running system?

Andrew