> My computer when connected directly to the cable modem can have a
> download speed of 350KB/s but when I put the m0n0wall between the
> cable modem and the PC the best download speed I can get is only
> 30~40KB/s. With traffic shaper turn on or off doesn't seem to change
this really sounds like a duplex mismatch. you might also want to try 1.2b3
as that was the last 'classic 4.x BSD kernel release'
> I don't think 40KB/s is the best m0n0wall can do. There's gotta be
> something I didn't setup correctly.
of course its not- my m0n0's are on similar spec systems and can drive 100mbit
with lots of rules and shaping enabled