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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] Using m0n0wall as a pay / min service....
 Date:  Fri, 23 Feb 2007 13:00:58 -0600
Mike wrote:
> ATM Logic wrote:
>> That's good to know... I actually have the Dlink DSA3100-DSA3100P as well
>> (however cannot for the life of me find the PSU for the printer...) so
>> sounds like I will do the same as you then...  Just wondering... If they
>> "only" sold a "Day Pass" do you think it would work out ok to go with the
>> m0n0wall only?>
>> Thanks for the input.
> It would work, but it would be quite a pain for the management/ staff. 
> You would need to have somebody create new ID's PW's each day, and 
> ensure that they are not being repeated (too closely together at least) 
> and there would be the issue of teaching the present staff how to do it, 
> as well as any future employees, and controlling their access to the GUI 
> through the use of the User Manager, etc. Kind of a pain. But, yes, it 
> would work. I just found it to be more of a thorn than it is worth to 
> have to deal with that.

Use RADIUS authentication, and just use one of the many billing front 
end systems.