For those who are interested...
I use a curl to reboot two IPsec tunnel endpoints once a week, so that I
can keep P1 renewals synchronized. See "Avoiding Dropped Connections
From Phase 1 Negotiations" on m0n0wall's Wiki:
There is another reason: I know exactly when my my PPPOE session will
re-establish, even after a power loss. See my previous post for the
Of course this won't fix any m0n0wall's bug, nor provide any useful