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 From:  "James W. McKeand" <james at mckeand dot biz>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] NIC Naming and replacing
 Date:  Wed, 11 Jan 2006 12:37:42 -0600
tech at adaptive dot net wrote:
> Is the configuration of monowall dependent on the actual MAC or other
> NIC port identifier or is it simply referenced by the common "LAN",
> "WAN", "PORT2", etc names that i define it from the setup?
> 
> Reason i ask is i'm waiting for a few GIG NICs to arrive but wanted
> to get started configuring monowall now with my 100baseT old cards. 
> Can i just do so then when the Gig NICs arrive replace them in the
> box and rename the ports according without having to worry about the
> firewall config and rules getting messed up?

After you change the cards, all you should have to do is to run the
"assign network ports" at the console.

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James W. McKeand