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 From:  Lee Sharp <leesharp at hal dash pc dot org>
 To:  "Andrew Kemp" <akemp at iquest dot net>, <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] m0n0wall crashing
 Date:  Tue, 13 Jun 2006 15:29:04 -0500
On Tue, 13 Jun 2006 14:31:28 -0400
  "Andrew Kemp" <akemp at iquest dot net> wrote:
> my m0n0wall is crashing for some reason, it hard locks and the 
> is unresponsive. my syslog messages do not show anything, no 
> come back in until traffic is passed again. is there anyway to see 
> or messages from the system before it locks so that i can 
> what is going on?

No way to look in a locked box.  However, you can narrow it down.  Get 
the Ultimate Boot CD from sourceforge, and make sure your RAM is 
solid.  Change hardware to test.  In almost all cases, it is bad 
memory or power.  In a very small number of cases it seems to be 
something else.