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 From:  Xavier Beaudouin <kiwi at oav dot net>
 To:  florian broder <flobroed at googlemail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] m0n0wall on WRAP
 Date:  Thu, 01 Dec 2005 09:51:57 +0100
Hi Florian

> I'm planning to switch from my AVM Fritz Box to a WRAP board, running
> m0n0wall.
> Usually my home-computer is switched off, when I'm at work (6-18 o clock).
> Therefore I see no point in why the router should be constantly online and
> switch it off too (just pull the plug). When beeing plugged in, the Fritz
> Box is online in about 20-30 seconds.
> I'm thinking of doing the same with the WRAP box. Question is, if m0n0wall
> "likes" that kind of behavior of "just pulling the plug" or if I experience
> some kind of damage or file corruption over the time.

You can do that... but a Wrap eat very looow power (eg < 5W) so this is 
really not usefull to unplug it when you are out.

But when you are out for a long time (weeks, or month) this can be a 
good idea :p