Chris Buechler wrote:
>The only difference at all in speed between CD, HD, CF, Zip drive, or
>whatever you boot off of is the boot speed. CD, Zip, CF, etc. are
>going to be slower booting than a HD (by varying amounts). After
>boot, it's all the same.
That isn't quite true, when you make changes in the web interface, it
takes substantially longer for m0n0wall to complete the change if you
boot from a floppy, whereas m0n0wall is pretty snappy using a hard drive
unless the drive is spun down.
It's not normally a big deal, but when you need to update dozens of
rules it can be frustrating waiting.
Why is a person who plays the piano called a pianist,
but a person who drives a race car isn't called a racist?