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 From:  Don Munyak <don dot munyak at gmail dot com>
 To:  Adam Lawson <alawson at calhost dot com>
 Cc:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Ditching Cisco - Is m0n0wall router/firewall combo good for production use?
 Date:  Tue, 24 May 2005 16:25:43 -0400
Depending on the NIC you will use, make sure it is supported in FreeBSD

From personal experience Netgear FA310tx doesn't work well with
FreeBSD 5.x. I know this isn't a 1 gig card, but the point is to get a
card that works with the version of FreBSD.

I am currently using DLink which works well.

On 5/23/05, Adam Lawson <alawson at calhost dot com> wrote:
> I have it on a p4 2.8GHz 1GB ddram. should do it
> 
> I'll try when I get a free moment...
>  ----- Original Message -----
>  From: Chris Buechler
>  Cc: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
>  Sent: Monday, May 23, 2005 8:43 PM
>  Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Ditching Cisco - Is m0n0wall router/firewall combo good for production
use?
> 
> 
>  On 5/23/05, Adam Lawson <alawson at calhost dot com> wrote:
>  > I have a Cisco router and a broken PIX firewall.
>  >
>  > Tell me- if I use VLAN's and need firewalling, would a m0n0wall
>  > router/firewall combo deal be possible? I need 802.11q support and the
>  > ability to route single IPs on other segments to VLAN's (I do this now via
>  > IP route x.x.x.x x.x.x.x sub.net.ma.sk vlanID and it works great NOW. But I
>  > don't have firewall protection which is, well, very very bad. I would
>  > continue using Cisco but I realized what a gigabit card/port would cost and
>  > about gagged.
>  >
>  > Is this possible (VLAN's on m0-m0wall)? How does it perform for those of you
>  > who use VLAN's? If experiences are good, I may end up giving this a trial
>  > run. Thanks for your input!
>  >
> 
>  You can set it up as a router on a stick (in Cisco speak).  To max out
>  a gig E interface, you'd need a high end P4 box, but that pales in
>  price to a Cisco that'll do gig E wire speed.
> 
>  I haven't extensively tested the VLAN functionality, but it should
>  meet your needs.  I'd definitely give it a shot.
> 
>  -Chris
> 
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