Manuel Kasper wrote:
> On 16.07.2008, at 23:19, mtnbkr wrote:
>> Is there any chance that m0n0wall is mis-detecting or misreporting
>> this, or is more probable that I replaced their WRAP with an ALIX
>> after a semi-recent thunderstorm and just don't remember? :)
> Yes, that's quite possible, because m0n0wall simply looks for the string
> "PC Engines WRAP" in the dmesg output to decide that it's running on a
> WRAP. I didn't realize than on some (early?) boards, the BIOS does not
> set that string, but that's quite clearly the case:
>> On the one reporting as a WRAP, the next line is:
>> Geode PC Engines WRAP.1C v1.0 tintinyBIOS V1.4a (C)1997-2003
>> And on the one reporting as an ALIX the next line is:
>> Geode tinyBIOS V1.4a (C)1997-2003
> -> Funny that they're both the same BIOS version...
Actually I thought it was funny that the older bios was misspelled or
something: "tintinyBIOS V1.4a (C)1997-2003"
> I guess you'll simply have to upgrade the BIOS to make it show the
> proper platform. Or if this becomes a widespread problem, we'll have to
> make the status page look at something else (e.g. NIC names) instead.
Fair enough. I have not looked yet, but if I can find a newer BIOS at
pcengines for the older boards I'll grab it and flash that board.
I'll report back when I have more info.
Thanks again for the fast reply.
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