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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] What's the best to look for in CF to ide? Or ones to avoid?
 Date:  Mon, 12 Sep 2005 15:53:49 -0400
On 9/12/05, Neil A. Hillard <m0n0 at dana dot org dot uk> wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> In message <41d04d6005091123007cdcb8e1 at mail dot gmail dot com>, sai
> <sonicsai at gmail dot com> writes
> >On 9/12/05, Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com> wrote:
> >> On 9/10/05, David <dlawley at gmail dot com> wrote:
> >
> >
> >> > indicated that 8 meg cards were used so found a couple of 16 meg cards on
> >> > ebay for about $10 with shipping. One step closer to getting my full size
> >> > box offline and replaced with my nlx and fewer moving parts.. yea.
> >> >
> >
> >Remember that you need CF cards twice the image size if you want to be
> >able to update from the web interface.
> 
> I'm running an 8Mb card:
> 
> ad0: 7MB <SunDisk SDCFB-8> [245/2/32] at ata0-master PIO1
> 
> and managed an upgrade from 1.11 to 1.2b9 via the gui !!!
> 

Yeah, you don't need twice the CF size, the upgrade is held in RAM
until it's written off to the CF (hence why upgrades many times fail
when you don't have 64 MB RAM as is recommended).

-Chris