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 From:  Wayne Fiori <dev9null at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Hardware Failover?
 Date:  Fri, 27 Jan 2006 15:23:32 -0800
On 1/27/06, Tom Wiebe <tom dot wiebe at gmail dot com> wrote:
> Just wondering if there's any way to configure m0n0wall to do any sort
> of hardware failover. IE. having 2 boxes running m0n0wall, if the
> primary dies, the secondary would automagically kick in and take over.
> Ideally with a soekris or wrap board as opposed to a PC box, although
> doing it on a PC would be acceptible as well. Looking for something a
> little more automatic and transparent than simply having a spare box
> handy to boot up in that case.
> Any ideas?

Wouldn't that require the syncronization of the connection tables for
the failover to be [relatively] seamless? Probably need to implement
VRRP in m0n0wall to handle the network HA part as well.