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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  "M0n0wall at Lists dot M0n0. Ch" <M0n0wall at Lists dot >
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Rebooting after changes to IPsec and PPTP in 1.21
 Date:  Wed, 1 Feb 2006 22:04:39 -0500
On 2/1/06, Lewis Edwards <lewis dot edwards at esi dash group dash na dot com> wrote:
> When m0n0wall went to version 1.2, I found that I had to reboot the firewall
> whenever I made changes to PPTP user accounts.
> Now in 1.21 I have to reboot the firewall when I disable or enable IPsec.  I
> have a VPN tunnel that drops periodically and enable/disable is the easiest
> way to reset it.  If there's another method, please let me know.

Clicking the Save button without actually changing anything usually
works as well.  Though if it's required much (more than maybe once a
month or so), you have a problem of some sort.

> Is there any particular reason why these actions now require a reboot?

No, I don't believe they should.