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 From:  "Christopher M. Iarocci" <iarocci at eastendsc dot com>
 To:  Angus MacGyver <macgyver at calibre dash solutions dot co dot uk>
 Cc:  Paul Rae <paul at impacttrainingsolutions dot co dot uk>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] VPN losing connection regularly
 Date:  Sun, 12 Oct 2008 08:15:34 -0400
Christopher M. Iarocci wrote:
> Angus MacGyver wrote:
>> On Wed, 2008-10-08 at 09:45 +0100, Paul Rae wrote:
>>> Out of interest, what is your connectivity between sites on the 
>>> tunnels? ADSL, Cable, Leased Line and what providers?
>>> I am still no further forward with my issues but would be 
>>> interesting to see if there is any common ground.
>>> I have a few ideas I want to test on my sites, but i'm not going to 
>>> get a chance to do that until later in the week.
>> ADSL - both ends...
>> Griffin Internet - both ends.
>> I have now got 13+ days uptime - so if there is a pattern, we'll see in
>> a few days...
>> AM
> I have a m0n0wall VPNed to 5 different locations that have 3 different 
> brands of routers and all are rock solid.  I use version 1.3B13 at the 
> moment.  The routers at the other ends are Cisco, Netopia and 
> m0n0wall.  I did have a problem with earlier versions of 1.3B because 
> they didn't favor older SA keys.  But since that was changed in 1.3B13 
> (I think it was 1.3B13, check the change log) it has gone back to the 
> same rock solid VPN I was always used to.
> Chris
Sorry, just checked myself and it was 1.3B11 and the change was to 
prefer newer SAs over older SAs by default.