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 From:  "John Voigt" <megeek at jvoigt dot com>
 To:  "taharka" <res00vl8 at alltel dot net>, <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Booting m0n0wall from floppy
 Date:  Wed, 7 Jul 2004 12:06:37 -0400
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "taharka" <res00vl8 at alltel dot net>

> OK, my interest is aroused ;) What are the shortcomings of using the CD
> version of m0n0wall? I've been contemplating switching from the CD
> version to the generic pc version but would like to know the advantages.

With the CF version (generic PC version on a flash card) there are no moving
parts (other than fans) so you needn't worry about CD or floppy failing plus
if you have no fans it's totally silent.

> Also, how would I get my XML configuration on the floppy disc over to
> the XML configuration on the generic pc IDE/CF drive?

Diagnostics/backup-restore/download (backup your config)
then same method to restore it.