On Aug 9, 2007, at 9:33 AM, Adam Gibson wrote:
> Michael Iedema wrote:
>>> 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
>>> speed was around 12 to 15KBytes/sec. I tried messing with the
>>> 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,
>> 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.
Are you remotely connecting via HTTP/SSL or via PPTP?
I have updated many m0n0walls remotely, but always using PPTP.
Possibly this would make a difference?