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 From:  "Christopher M. Iarocci" <iarocci at eastendsc dot com>
 To:  Alex M <radiussupport at lrcommunications dot net>
 Cc:  Monowall Support List <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>, 'Mono Dev List' <m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Online / Offline Status Notification System via push
 Date:  Sat, 04 Nov 2006 22:03:18 -0500
Sounds interesting, but how are you going to host a server for everyone 
to use for free?  Bandwidth costs money.  I almost rather see this as a 
pay service, even if it is only a few dollars a month, or year.  At 
least that would guarantee the availability of the service.

Chris

Alex M wrote:
> I'm gonna do status notification system today for mono / pfsense. I don't
> really want to do it full system release yet. But here is what I think to
> release to public. It will work as a service that is intended for large
> networks.
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> Mono or pfSense = NAS
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> 1)      NAS connects to our server
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> 2)      Server authenticates the NAS
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> 3)      Server updates NAS and shows as it is online and operational
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> 4)      Server Publish status on the web (either public or private access)
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> 5)      If Geo info provided server builds network map to show functionality
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> 6)      Server builds on demand RSS
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> Part one is mod for NAS everything else is a server side. Because everything
> else is a server side I rather run my server available for public and
> provide free service for everyone. 
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> Please tell me your opinion on this. Do you think I should build this
> project? I have most of the script already I just need to know if community
> really wants it or should I keep it private? Also will it be integrated in
> actually releases of m0n0 and pfSense.
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