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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.

James W. McKeand