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 From:  Fractalyzor <fractalyzor at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] 1st timer install woes
 Date:  Thu, 09 Mar 2006 23:18:27 +0100
You've downloaded the cdrom version, which only uses the cdrom and a 
floppy (for config)

If you want it on a hard drive, then yo need the IDE /CF version:
*Goto http://www.m0n0.ch/wall/downloads.php
and download: ******generic-pc-1.21.img* 
*** <http://www.m0n0.ch/wall/download.php?file=generic-pc-1.21.img>*
And follow the installation instructions on:

Don't forget to read the quick start guide:


Nicolai Scheer wrote:
> Hi!
> jan gestre schrieb:
>> i would like to try out monowall as a possible backup or replacement for our
>> opensource based firewall, but i'm having difficulty installing it. i would
>> like to install monowall to our hard drive but i'm stucked on the console
>> part, i.e., after the cdrom boots and i saved the interface configuration on
>> the floppy disk and ask for a reboot, im back again to console mode. i cant
>> seem to get pass that stage, anybody here willing to guide me step by step.
> If the interfaces are configured correctly you should be able to access
> the web-interface of your m0n0wall by http://<m0n0wall-lan-ip-here>
> (which is by default) after boot.
> Of course your m0n0wall has to be connected to your LAN (some switch
> etc...) or directly to your pc (crossover cable...)
> Any further configuration is done there...
> hth,
> Nico