On Sun, 4 Jul 2004, Peter Curran wrote:
> On Sunday 04 July 2004 00:12, Fred Wright wrote:
> > On Sun, 4 Jul 2004, Quark IT - Hilton Travis wrote:
> > > > From: Peter Curran [mailto:peter at closeconsultants dot com]
> > > > Sent: Saturday, 3 July 2004 20:19
> > > >
> > > > The tarball includes everything you need to modify a standard
> > > > 1.1 m0n0 image to include the module, this could be done on a
> > > > none-freebsd machine if needed.
> > Though not all non-FreeBSD machines. Even OS X, with all its FreeBSDisms,
> > can't manipulate m0n0wall images, which I suspect is due to its not
> > supporting the BSD partitioning format (since it *does* support UFS).
> Interesting, so does that mean you can't mount a vn type device?
You can mount disk images (though they don't specifically use the "vn
type device" construct), but m0n0wall images aren't recognized. I haven't
tried making a "naked FFS" image by copying out the partition with dd.
Normally I use OpenBSD or FreeBSD running under VirtualPC to make changes,
but it's enough hassle that I often don't make changes persistent.