[ previous ] [ next ] [ threads ]
 From:  "RP Smith" <rpsmith at hotmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Initial install on Compaq Deskpro 4000 failing
 Date:  Fri, 11 Aug 2006 01:33:59 -0500
I'm using several SF ENs and the internal NIC works great.  BTW, does your 
EN boot without a keyboard attached?  If not I have a small program you run 
one time from DOS that tells BIOS to ignore the no keyboard error.


----Original Message Follows----
From: YvesDM <ydmlog at gmail dot com>
To: "colin at ccsisupport dot com" <colin at ccsisupport dot com>
CC: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Initial install on Compaq Deskpro 4000 failing
Date: Fri, 11 Aug 2006 05:00:25 +0200

On 8/10/06, colin at ccsisupport dot com <colin at ccsisupport dot com> wrote:

>Unfortunately, zero for two.
>I turned the power management ON, but turned off all of the sleep
>timeouts, and the system still hung on shutdown. Also, I tried adding
>the following to the end of the <system> section of config.xml
I don't know if this will be any help, but anyway...
I had about the same issue when playing with nics in a compaq SFF EN series.
I had trouble with the onboard (intel) nic, so shut it down in the bios and
added two cheapo realtek's.
After doing this the machine also hanged after unloading the OS and never

Whatever I tried, changing the nic's to other brands, playing with the bios
I couldn't get the machine to reboot properly untill  I turned the onboard
nic back on in the bios.
So for now the onboard nic is not deactivated in the bios, but also not in
use by monowall.
This way everything works fine for me.