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 From:  derhass <derhass at gmail dot com>
 To:  Sea <seaeric at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  "James W. McKeand" <james at mckeand dot biz>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Version 1.22 freeze
 Date:  Mon, 12 Jun 2006 10:06:37 -0500
I currently have three machines deployed as m0n0walls, and have never  
had uptime issues on either one of them.  I maintain a decent uptime  
on all three, and the only time I ever have to do a shutdown is on  
software updates.


On Jun 12, 2006, at 09:57, Sea wrote:

I haven't deployed a monowall yet, but I need a very reliable  
firewall for
my network so the only time it should be rebooted is if I need to  
move the
power cable! I haven't followed this thread, but how prevalant is the  
and lockup issue?


On 6/12/06, James W. McKeand <james at mckeand dot biz> wrote:
> Soren Vanggaard Jensen wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > This issues has been brought up before. Monowall/freebsd seems to
> > have a bug that may cause a sporadic total OS freeze/lockup. I'm
> > bringing this up again because i have an installation running
> > monowall version 1.22, which freezes solid every once in a while.
> >
> > Initially i used a SOEKRIS net 4501 hardware platform, but the  
> system
> > froze approx. every 2-3 hours. I replaced the haw with a SOEKRIS net
> > 4801 (replaced the PSU too) and have just seen a lockup after 7 days
> > of uptime. There's nothing in the setup out of the ordinary.
> >
> > What do you suggest i should do to eliminate the problem? Could i
> > upload a script causing the monowall to reboot every night at 4AM?
> > Any examples of such a script?
> >
> > BR.
> > Søren Vanggaard Jensen
> Your issues may be local. I have over 70 days uptime on a net4501 with
> v1.22. What features are you using? Captive Portal, PPTP, IPSec?
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