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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.

-Chris