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 From:  Seth Rothenberg <seth at pachai dot net>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: Re[2]: [m0n0wall] Future OS Base for M0n0wall
 Date:  Thu, 05 May 2005 23:48:33 -0400 (EDT)
> I would LOVE to get a hold of one of those expensive network testing
> machines that can simulate 100's of clients through a network device
> and put all the freely available firewall projects through the
> testing. The kind of rigorous testing that networkworld does for their
> reviews. Something like this: http://www.phoenixdatacom.com/ixia.html
> But for now we make do with the test results we DO have like your and
> go from there.

What about an emulator?
I guess it would have to run on pretty good hardware,
and I guess you would need a couple of them, to
emulate volume on the LAN and responsiveness on the WAN,
but I'm sure it could be done with some kind of *ix