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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] Recover config.xml from config.cache
 Date:  Thu, 15 May 2008 10:10:01 -0500
Kimmo Jaskari wrote:
> On 5/13/08, Guy Widloecher <guy dot widloecher at gmail dot com> wrote:
>>  I have been confronted with the following problem: after a diskette failure,
>>  the m0n0wall was no longer manageable and the backup of config.xml was not
>>  up to date!
> Nice solution to the problem!
> Though, let me recommend installing something a bit more reliable than
> a floppy for config storage. ;) Transcend makes nice SATA or IDE flash
> modules that work beautifully for that and cost very little. Been
> using one myself for quite a while and it's been rock solid, and you
> don't have to worry they'll die on you due to wear and tear the way a
> stone-age rotating platter (ie, harddrive) might.

Another happy customer here.  Small, cheap, cool, and no power draw to 
speak of.