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 From:  Vince Van De Coevering <vpv at figaros dot com>
 To:  "'m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch'" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Excellent (and affordable) m0n0 platform
 Date:  Fri, 26 Aug 2005 14:58:08 -0700
The intrusion.com PDS 2100 series of appliances make an excellent and
affordable m0n0 platform.

There are several on ebay and I just purchased 2 for $9.95 each.
http://cgi.ebay.com/Intrusion-PDS2300-Firewall-Router-Warranty_W0QQitemZ5800
792840QQcategoryZ51168QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem

The one gotcha with these devices is that they don't have video cards (they
use a serial port instead) so you have to connect a PC to the LAN interface
and use a web browser to configure them.  Or you can customize the kernel to
use the serial console.

Most come with 3 10/100 ports, 2 USB ports, Celeron 600 CPU and 64 or 128
megs of ram (can replace the DIMM to increase size).
They have a CF slot for booting and some include 10 meg SFF (laptop sized)
hard drives.


Vince Van De Coevering
IT Manager
Figaro's Italian Pizza, Inc.
503-371-9318 x216
vpv at figaros dot com