Harald Sauff wrote:
> Hi list,
> right now I have a DELL PowerEdge 1750 running m0n0wall 1.233 from a
> CD-ROM, saving its config on a floppy drive.
> To decrease reboot time and increase reliability I wanted to switch to a
> harddisk installation. So I booted the system from a linux CD and wrote
> the image of 1.3b11 to the harddisk.
> I removed all CDs and the floppy disk, and rebooted. The 1.3b11 came up
> without a problem, but at one point an error message came up that said
> something like "can't find config.xml" (or "can't access...") -
> unfortunately I didn't write the exact message down, because I had to
> reboot into the 1.233 again to reestablish connectivity for my users...
> The interesting thing is that this was the first boot of a fresh install
> - but I never had the chance to use a "fresh" config or to restore my
> old config, because the only option was "press a key to reboot". I never
> got the command line menu to make the basic settings for IP, devices and
> so on.
> Does anyone have an idea how I could get the 1.3b11 running and make the
> switch from 1.233 CD-ROM to 1.3b11 harddisk?
Save your config. Install the genericpc version. Upload your config.