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 From:  Peter <peter at iwebsl dot com>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] Stop traffic at certain hour.
 Date:  Wed, 7 Sep 2005 14:13:09 -0400
If you check the m0n0 site under wish list I believe its planned > time/day of week based firewall
rules.

On Wed, 7 Sep 2005 11:07:29 -0700, Matt Groener wrote:
> To me, the solution seems to be to implement cron capabilities
> within
>
> the config file so this type of information will be retained across
> reboots. This would allow generic cron functionality within m0n0wall
> irrespective of its use.
>
> You'd still need to program the functionality for time-based rule
> insertion/deletion (not trivial), but at least to capture cron
> information across reboots should be easy.
>
> Look at http://www.cs.luc.edu/users/gkt/luc/extreme_markup/cron_xml
> for
> some information about transitioning crontab entries to xml.
>
> You can also look at http://www.webmin.com/ for some ideas about
> how to
> handle the UI interface to cron entries.
>
> -matt
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Tom Anderson [mailto:tom at haremail dot net]
>> Sent: Wednesday, September 07, 2005 10:57 AM
>> To: don dot munyak at gmail dot com; Homero Thomsom
>> Cc: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
>> Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Stop traffic at certain hour.
>>
>> Is there any plan to add this functionality in a future
>> version? I would also find such a thing very useful.
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Don Munyak" <don dot munyak at gmail dot com>
>> To: "Homero Thomsom" <homerothomsom at yahoo dot com dot ar>
>> Cc: <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
>> Sent: Wednesday, September 07, 2005 8:09 AM
>> Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Stop traffic at certain hour.
>>
>>
>>> I need a functionality to stop traffic from one PC at certain
>>> hour.
>>> That can be done with a rule ?
>>>
>>>
>> Similar questions about this have been asked in the past.
>> While I'm not a nuts-n-bolts programmer, I believe the
>> generic answer is NO. If memory serves me, you could setup a
>> cron job to do this, but the settings would be lost the next
>> time you rebooted m0n0wall.
>>
>> The base install of m0n0wall does not have this functionality
>> built-in.
>>
>> - Don
>>
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