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 From:  "Lee Sharp" <leesharp at hal dash pc dot org>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Hardware suggestion
 Date:  Sat, 27 Jan 2007 03:22:33 -0600
From: "Max Cristin" <max dot cristin at rogers dot com>

>I would like to get some "real world" feedback and suggestions on what's 
>the best embedded platform for Monowall. I have been running the generico 
>ISO version at home for a while, but soon I will have to implement it at 
>work for our servers at the colocation. The main thing will be stability 
>and reliability. What's the hardware with less problems? I was thinking 
>about the Soekris net4801-60. Is that a good choice? Thanks.

In my experience, the most important thing is a good power supply.  I have 
used lots of motherboards, and a cheap power supply was the cause of most of 
my failures.  Now I use the Via EPIA motherboards in mini-itx cases with 
good power.  (Or old Dell GX series SFF desktops)