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 From:  Andreas Krummrich <brutus at iunius dot org>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Generic PC vs. Soekris on a 4501
 Date:  Mon, 27 Feb 2006 10:48:13 +0100
Moin moin,
Chris Bagnall schrieb:
> Greetings list,
>
> I've recently installed a net4501 as a replacement for a Celeron 333
> platform. Out of curiosity as much as anything, I simply moved the CF card
> to the net4501 without replacing the image with the Soekris specific ones at
> all. It works, which rather surprised me.
>
> Couple of quick questions if I may:
> 1) What changes are made between the generic-pc and soekris specific images,
> and are they sufficiently important that I should erase the CF card and
> start over?
>   
I don't know exactly. But the kernel was modified for the soekris hardware.
> 2) If I should erase the CF card and start over, will the xml file from a
> generic-pc image be compatible?
>   
Yes, it is. I've done this several times. I just had to reassign the 
network interfaces.
> Thanks in advance.
>
> Regards,
>
> Chris
>   
Regards,
    Andreas