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 From:  Adam Gibson <agibson at ptm dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Upgrading to 1.3b3 over slow link issue
 Date:  Thu, 09 Aug 2007 10:33:47 -0400
Michael Iedema wrote:
> Adam,
> 
>> I was upgrading from 1.231.  It appears that after about 5 minutes or so
>> the monowall system ends the transmission with a FIN packet.  The upload
>> speed was around 12 to 15KBytes/sec.  I tried messing with the timeouts
>> in PHP but I still did not get it to work.  I uploaded it over the LAN
>> and it worked.  The filesystem was not full either so that was not it.
--- CUT ---
> I ran into this same thing. It's a hard timeout in the webserver, mini
> httpd. It can be changed but you would need to recompile mini httpd
> and create a new m0n0wall image with that binary.

Thanks for the information.  Unfortunately it is too late at this point 
for currently deployed systems.

Does anyone know if this is something that might be changed in the 
future?  It is a shame needing to go to a remote site to upgrade the 
firmware because of the mini httpd hard timeout setting.