True, but the mere existance of a Password protected webpage will get a
request for the password, etc. I don't want to seem like we are keeping them
from anything directly like that, I would rather just not have pretty
graphics (command line/shell) which will scare them away from it.
Politics always plays a role here.
On 3/9/06, Tom Anderson <tom at haremail dot net> wrote:
> If you don't give anybody the password, they won't be able to change any
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Jimmy Bones (Mhottie)" <mhottie at gmail dot com>
> To: <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
> Sent: Thursday, March 09, 2006 9:44 AM
> Subject: [m0n0wall] Disable WebGUI and use Shell only?
> Hello guys.
> Is there a way to disable the webgui and configure/access via shell/ssh
> Or maybe run the webgui on an odd port, etc? Have the console menu dump
> a shell login prompt instead of console menu, etc?
> I ask because we are going to setup a m0n0 box in a small office that has
> several nosy people in it that will want to start "playing with settings".
> would like to do the inital config in the webgui, then disable it and
> continue to configure via a shell, etc. and keep it that way.
> Let me know if thats possible.