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 From:  "Christopher M. Iarocci" <iarocci at eastendsc dot com>
 To:  Paul Rae <PRae at aminocom dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall mailing list <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Excellent (and affordable) m0n0 platform
 Date:  Thu, 22 Sep 2005 07:35:34 -0400
Yes, tried the card currently working in my PC m0n0wall, and a new one I 
bought which also I tried in my PC m0n0wall and works fine.

Chris


Paul Rae wrote:

>I'm assuming you tried the obvious and tried a couple of different flash cards?
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From:	Christopher M. Iarocci [mailto:iarocci at eastendsc dot com]
>Sent:	Thu 22/09/2005 04:41
>To:	Tom Anderson
>Cc:	Vince Van De Coevering; m0n0wall mailing list
>Subject:	Re: [m0n0wall] Excellent (and affordable) m0n0 platform
>That would probably solve my problem, but I am as you say, "Hell bent" 
>on using a CF card.  Last thing I want is a dead firewall from an old 
>laptop hard drive failure, and then no way to fix it because another 
>drive I put in won't boot either.  I tried hooking up the CF card to the 
>IDE controller where the hard drive is as well as the built in CF slot, 
>and it will ONLY boot with the original hard drive.
>
>Chris
>
>
>Tom Anderson wrote:
>
>  
>
>>What if you load m0n0 on the PDS's original hard drive? That would 
>>eliminate any BIOS issues. Are you hell-bent on using a CF card?
>>
>>----- Original Message ----- From: "Christopher M. Iarocci" 
>><iarocci at eastendsc dot com>
>>To: "Vince Van De Coevering" <vpv at figaros dot com>; "m0n0wall mailing 
>>list" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
>>Sent: Wednesday, September 21, 2005 6:05 PM
>>Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Excellent (and affordable) m0n0 platform
>>
>>
>>    
>>
>>>Vince,
>>>
>>>I followed these exact steps, except, my original unit had a hard 
>>>drive. When putting the CF card in it, nothing happens.  No boot, 
>>>nothing as far as I can tell, even with a serial port enabled version 
>>>of m0n0.  Plugging a crossover cable into the PDS ethernet port 
>>>(tried all 3), yields nothing.  Can't ping it at all even if I assign 
>>>192.168.1.2/24 to my computer.  I am a network administrator for my 
>>>profession, so I know I'm setting up the network settings correctly.  
>>>The PDS just won't boot.  If I boot it from the hard drive that came 
>>>with the unit, it will boot, but of course, like you, I have no 
>>>license and I really want m0n0 on it.  BTW, the boot of the original 
>>>Checkpoint firewall does show the network cards as SIS cards which 
>>>explains why when booting into m0n0 you have network connectivity, as 
>>>SIS is the default card in the m0n0 config.  This at least shows me 
>>>my problem is most likely bios related, NOT a bad PDS.
>>>I'm back to how do I get in the bios with no video to change the boot 
>>>priority to the CF card???  It appears the answer is "you don't".
>>>
>>>As a last thought, when I insert the CF card without taking out the 
>>>hard drive, the unit no longer boots, even from the hard drive.  Pull 
>>>the CF card, it again boots ok from the hard drive.  This suggests it 
>>>DOES see the CF card in the unit, and even might be trying to boot 
>>>from it first. There is definitely some bios problem preventing boot 
>>>from CF card. Something is different between the PDS2100 and 2300 units.
>>>
>>>Chris
>>>
>>>
>>>Vince Van De Coevering wrote:
>>>
>>>      
>>>
>>>>Chris,
>>>>
>>>>These are the steps I used
>>>>
>>>>1.  Connect serial cable and boot the device as shipped.
>>>>I watched the kernel load and was eventually presented with a 
>>>>command prompt
>>>>or an option to reset the unit to factory condition.  I didn't have 
>>>>a login
>>>>so I ran the reset and since I didn't have a product key that failed as
>>>>well.  That's when I decided to try m0n0.
>>>>
>>>>2.  Download generic pc image for cf/IDE
>>>>
>>>>3.  Format CF card (using USB Card reader) on windows PC
>>>>
>>>>4.  Write image to card using physdiskwrite
>>>>
>>>>5.  Insert CF card in slot on PDS
>>>>
>>>>6.  Boot unit
>>>>
>>>>7.  Attach crossover cable from laptop to port on PDS
>>>>
>>>>8.  Set laptop IP to 192.168.1.2, netmask 255.255.255.0, gateway 
>>>>192.168.1.1
>>>>
>>>>9.  Open web browser and use 192.168.1.1 as URL (if no page I moved 
>>>>cable to
>>>>next port on PDS and tried again)  I can't remember if its port 1 or 
>>>>port 3
>>>>(as labeled on back of unit)
>>>>
>>>>10.  Configured unit using webGUI.  I had never seen the command 
>>>>line config
>>>>until I set m0n0 up on an old PC for a friend.
>>>>
>>>>Vince Van De Coevering
>>>>IT Manager
>>>>Figaro's Italian Pizza, Inc.
>>>>503-371-9318 x216
>>>>vpv at figaros dot com
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>        
>>>>
>>>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>>>From: Christopher M. Iarocci [mailto:iarocci at eastendsc dot com] Sent: 
>>>>>September 20, 2005 6:18 PM
>>>>>To: Vince Van De Coevering; m0n0wall mailing list
>>>>>Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Excellent (and affordable) m0n0 platform
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>Vince,
>>>>>
>>>>>Even after using a serial port enabled image, I get nothing from 
>>>>>the Intrusion box.  I'm off to strip the ide to CF converter out of 
>>>>>my current m0n0wall box to see if it makes a difference.
>>>>>
>>>>>Chris
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>Vince Van De Coevering wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>Have you tried the method I forwarded from Benoit?  (pasted
>>>>>>            
>>>>>>
>>>>>here for your
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>convenience)
>>>>>>
>>>>>>Here is the recipe (please share it in the mailing list - I am not
>>>>>>suscribed):
>>>>>>
>>>>>>Write your m0n0wall image (the Generic-PC one, very
>>>>>>            
>>>>>>
>>>>>important) to your
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>CompactFlash card.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>Now you have to modify the filesystem on it (create a tiny
>>>>>>            
>>>>>>
>>>>>file at the root)
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>with these simple steps.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>Download and run the excellent "m0n0wall Live Installer", by
>>>>>>            
>>>>>>
>>>>>Chris Buechler:
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>http://chrisbuechler.com/index.php?id=17
>>>>>>
>>>>>>Boot it (I use VMware and I connect my USB CF card reader as
>>>>>>            
>>>>>>
>>>>>a "Physical
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>Disk", seen as ad0 in BSD) and use the following commands to
>>>>>>            
>>>>>>
>>>>>enable the
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>Serial Console:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>camcontrol devlist
>>>>>>atacontrol list
>>>>>>
>>>>>>mkdir /mnt/cf
>>>>>>mount /dev/<device name reported by atacontrol or camcontrol> /mnt/cf
>>>>>>echo -h>/mnt/cf/boot.config
>>>>>>sync
>>>>>>umount /mnt/cf
>>>>>>
>>>>>>Now your Generic-PC m0n0wall image is "Serial Console" enabled.  :-)
>>>>>>
>>>>>>Connect to your PDS with a null-modem cable and run your
>>>>>>            
>>>>>>
>>>>>favorite Terminal
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>Emulation program at 9600n81.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>Vince Van De Coevering
>>>>>>IT Manager
>>>>>>Figaro's Italian Pizza, Inc.
>>>>>>503-371-9318 x216
>>>>>>vpv at figaros dot com
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>            
>>>>>>
>>>>>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>>>>>From: Christopher M. Iarocci [mailto:iarocci at eastendsc dot com] Sent: 
>>>>>>>September 19, 2005 4:57 PM
>>>>>>>To: Vince Van De Coevering
>>>>>>>Cc: 'm0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch'
>>>>>>>Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Excellent (and affordable) m0n0 platform
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>Vince,
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>Could you be specific in your steps?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>When you insert a working CF card, did you remove the hard 
>>>>>>>drive?  Was the CF card already written with a m0n0wall image?  
>>>>>>>Which
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>saved image
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>>are you referring to that you upload with your browser?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>I'm not interested in the original system at all, I just want it 
>>>>>>>to run m0n0wall.  Mine just seems to not even boot from the CF 
>>>>>>>card. Of course Intrusions omission of a video port makes it all 
>>>>>>>but impossible to accurately tell what is going on.  I have half 
>>>>>>>a mind to just order the panel from Industrial Design that 
>>>>>>>includes the video, keyboard, mouse ports.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>Chris
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>Vince Van De Coevering wrote:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>Sorry this response is so late... The wife "ordered" a
>>>>>>>>                
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>computer free
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>>>weekend....
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>Its been my experience that nothing shows up on the serial
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>                
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>port.  In its
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>original CheckPoint config the serial port shows the kernel
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>                
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>loading and an
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>option to login.  For every unit I've tried its simply been
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>                
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>a matter of
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>installing a working CF card, connecting via the web gui at
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>                
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>the default
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>address, and uploading the saved image from my web browser.
>>>>>>>>The original system appears to be maintained/flashed through
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>                
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>a series of
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>update programs obtainable from Intrusion.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>Vince Van De Coevering
>>>>>>>>IT Manager
>>>>>>>>Figaro's Italian Pizza, Inc.
>>>>>>>>503-371-9318 x216
>>>>>>>>vpv at figaros dot com
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>                
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>>>>>>>From: Christopher M. Iarocci [mailto:iarocci at eastendsc dot com] 
>>>>>>>>>Sent: September 17, 2005 6:53 AM
>>>>>>>>>To: Christopher M. Iarocci
>>>>>>>>>Cc: Vince Van De Coevering; m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
>>>>>>>>>Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Excellent (and affordable) m0n0 platform
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>In answer to my own question, no, a null modem cable and 
>>>>>>>>>hyperterminal will not show you the bios when it's booting up.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>Christopher M. Iarocci wrote:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>                  
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>Vince,
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>Any clue how to get into the bios of these things?  I
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>                    
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>didn't have as
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>                  
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>much luck as you.  I got a PDS2300 which originally had a
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>                    
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>hard drive.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>                  
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>I do not want to keep the hard drive so I removed it, and
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>                    
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>put in my
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>m0n0wall written CF card in the appropriate slot.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>                    
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>However, it does
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>not seem to be booting (or at least I don't think).  I
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>                    
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>must have to
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>tell the bios to use the CF card.  Just not sure how to get
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>                    
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>in it, or
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>                  
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>view it.  Will the bios come over the serial port using a
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>                    
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>null modem
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>                  
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>cable and a terminal program like hyperterminal?
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>Chris
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>Vince Van De Coevering wrote:
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>                    
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>Chris,
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>I used a USB card reader to write the CF card using the
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>                      
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>instructions
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>                  
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>on the
>>>>>>>>>>>m0n0 site and plugged the CF card into the built in CF socket.
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>No changes to the NIC configs were necessary. I know that an 
>>>>>>>>>>>IDE to CF adapter works on the ide channel
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>                      
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>on the PDS2100
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>                  
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>motherboard (because I broke a pin on the built in CF
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>                      
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>socket).  There
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>                  
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>is a 5
>>>>>>>>>>>volt socket on the motherboard to power the adapter.
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>The first PDS2100 I used did not have the a drive installed 
>>>>>>>>>>>(Checkpoint was
>>>>>>>>>>>loaded from the CF card).  I'm going to try a hard drive
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>                      
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>install on
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>                  
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>the unit
>>>>>>>>>>>currently on my test bench.  I'll pull the drive,
>>>>>>>>>>>                      
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>attach it to my
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>desktop
>>>>>>>>>>>system and use the write utility.  There isn't much point
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>                      
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>in having
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>                  
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>the hard
>>>>>>>>>>>drive installed unless you boot from it, especially if
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>                      
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>the logs are
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>forwarded a dedicated logging server.
>>>>>>>>>>>Vince Van De Coevering
>>>>>>>>>>>IT Manager
>>>>>>>>>>>Figaro's Italian Pizza, Inc.
>>>>>>>>>>>503-371-9318 x216
>>>>>>>>>>>vpv at figaros dot com
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>                      
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>>>>>>>>>>From: Christopher M. Iarocci
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>[mailto:iarocci at eastendsc dot com] Sent:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>September 15, 2005 4:56 PM
>>>>>>>>>>>>To: Vince Van De Coevering
>>>>>>>>>>>>Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Excellent (and affordable)
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>m0n0 platform
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>Vince,
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>I just realized that the PDS2300 must be using SIS chipset 
>>>>>>>>>>>>NIC cards, which is why you were able to just log right in.  
>>>>>>>>>>>>I'm assuming you did not have to change the NIC assignment 
>>>>>>>>>>>>at the console at all, which can only lead to the conclusion 
>>>>>>>>>>>>that the default SIS driver works on the NICs built into the
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>device.  My last
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>                  
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>question then is, did you use an IDE to CF adaptor to
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>write your
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>card, or did you use a USB card reader/writer?  Also, did
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>you remove
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>                  
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>the hard drive from the device?
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>Chris
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>Vince Van De Coevering wrote:
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>Chris,
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>You can configure m0n0 without the using the serial console.
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>I put the generic m0n0 image on a cf card, installed the
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>card, and booted
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>the unit.  Using a crossover cable I connected a pc
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>and set
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>it to an IP on
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>the default address block (192.168.1.x) and pointed my
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>browser at
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>192.168.1.1 and was greeted by the m0n0 GUI.  From
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>there I
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>was able to
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>configure everything.
>>>>>>>>>>>>>When I get some spare time (and a spare machine) I'm
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>going
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>to look a bit
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>closer at FreeBSD.  I generally use Gentoo Linux when I
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>need
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>a unix-based
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>server.
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>Vince Van De Coevering
>>>>>>>>>>>>>IT Manager
>>>>>>>>>>>>>Figaro's Italian Pizza, Inc.
>>>>>>>>>>>>>503-371-9318 x216
>>>>>>>>>>>>>vpv at figaros dot com
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>From: Christopher M. Iarocci
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>                            
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>[mailto:iarocci at eastendsc dot com] Sent:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>                  
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>September 07, 2005 7:28 PM
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>To: Vince Van De Coevering
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Cc: 'm0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch'
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Excellent (and affordable)
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>                            
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>m0n0 platform
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>              
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Vince Van De Coevering wrote:
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>                            
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>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-Route
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>                              
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>r-Warrant
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>                              
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>y_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
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>                            
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>Vince,
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>Have you, or do you know anyone who has modified the
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>kernel
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>to be able
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>to use the serial console with this unit?  I'm
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>confused at
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>how you would
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>use the LAN interface to configure the router since the
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>generic version
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>requires you to first assign that NIC.  Did you
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>modify the
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>XML file to
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>designate the LAN NIC ahead of the original boot maybe?
>>>>>>>>>>>>>FYI, I have one of these coming to me.  Wanted to try it
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>out, although
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>                        
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>none were to be found as cheap as you bought them.  I
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>paid
>>>>>
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>>                          
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