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 From:  "Quark IT - Hilton Travis" <Hilton at QuarkIT dot com dot au>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] hard reset required on soekris box when connecting via xp
 Date:  Mon, 19 May 2008 06:05:35 +1000
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jake S [mailto:jake at asmessaging dot com]
> Sent: Monday, 19 May 2008 1:56 AM
> Moe Sizlak wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> >  I have had a net5501 running monowall 1.3b11 for about a month now
> > but find that most days after cold booting my XP box I need to hard
> reset
> > my soekris box to connect.
> >
> > The soekris box is active and is working via serial cable. The linux
> > box attached to it doesnt have the same issue.
> >
> > I have tried different versions of monowall, new nics, new
> > CF cards. dhcp on dhcp off. I've run out of options.
> >
> > Is this hardware or software error? What can I do about it?
> >
> >
> > Moe
> >
> > ps. I used to have an old pc running 1.3b7 and never had this issue
> > with XP. Only since I got the soekris with 1.3b11.
> >
> >
> Perhaps downgrading your soekris box to 1.3b7 to confirm that it is
> unique to that platform or software version perhaps?
> Jake

I have a net5501 here running 1.3b11 and have a couple of XP Pro and
Fista Ultimate boxes that get cold booted on a regularish basis (we
build/reinstall client PCs here also, and they cold boot a lot more
during this process than ours do) and haven't had this issue in the past
month or more we've been running 1.3b11.



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