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 From:  "Tom Anderson" <tom at haremail dot net>
 To:  "Sea" <seaeric at gmail dot com>, "Lee Sharp" <leesharp at hal dash pc dot org>
 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 08:42:59 -0700
The Nokia IP330 is a 1U box. It works great and can be purchased on ebay for 
about $60 with m0n0wall already installed.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Sea" <seaeric at gmail dot com>
To: "Lee Sharp" <leesharp at hal dash pc dot org>
Cc: "James W. McKeand" <james at mckeand dot biz>; <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
Sent: Monday, June 12, 2006 8:13 AM
Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Version 1.22 freeze


>I need something small because my rack space is so limiteed.  I wonder if a
> stripped down super micro 1U box would work well?
>
> Eric
>
> On 6/12/06, Lee Sharp <leesharp at hal dash pc dot org> wrote:
>>
>> On Mon, 12 Jun 2006 07:57:16 -0700
>>   Sea <seaeric at gmail dot com> 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 freeze
>> > and lockup issue?
>>
>> In all of my 30+ implementations I have had about 7 installation
>> issues.  I have only had 4 problems with existing installations.  All
>> were hardware problems.  2 were memory, and 2 were a power supply.
>> Good hardware makes a big difference.  A good used business class
>> machine (I have a bunch of Dell GX200 SFF machines) will do better
>> than a new budget box.  In the past I have recommended some $40 SFF
>> cases.  I would no longer do so, because the power supplies are just
>> poor.  (2 that went bad, and 1 that was bad at the beginning, out of
>> about 10)  And my machines only reboot for firmware upgrades.
>>
>>                            Lee
>>
>