From: "ATM Logic" <atmlogic at kmts dot ca>
>I am very new to m0n0wall, and have a quick question... I want to us it to
> broadcast over a large area 3-5km (I have a tower, and high-power outdoor
> radio) but really only to a small # of users.
> In this area I will have about 7-8 Users year round, and maybe 12-20 in
> summer. The actual # of folks in the broadcast area would be maybe 50
> round and 150 in the summer...
> I have a RADIUS box that comes straight out of TAIWAN, that I purchased a
> year or so ago, and hardly understand it, my question is... am I safer to
> use that with m0n0wall, or can I get away with the internal user list?
> uses that will have access to the system will sign up for a year at a
> and perhaps the "summer" users will sign up for a 3month block of time.
Security tools you don't understand are almost always a bad plan. The
internal user list is very secure, and for your numbers, more than adequate.