> > 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.
I have occasionally experienced 'sticky CD' syndrome where a CD that is in the
drive for a long time suddenly becomes inaccesible for no reason. The
problem clears with a reboot.
Can I also add that, for example, if you want to add a module to the standard
ISO image you can't.
I installed a m0n0 system for a client a few weeks back on a trial basis,
using the CD image. They rang me up to say that they had a problem - it
turned out that an over-zealous admin had removed the floppy because of the
security policy at the site!
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