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 From:  Dinesh Nair <dinesh at alphaque dot com>
 To:  Fred Wright <fw at well dot com>
 Cc:  M0n0wall <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Issue with post 1.0 version
 Date:  Wed, 21 Jul 2004 10:33:55 +0800 (MYT)
On Tue, 20 Jul 2004, Fred Wright wrote:

> The (uncompressed) CF image grew from 5MB to 6MB recently.  It's
> possible that 1.0 is getting in trouble expanding it within the
> temporary RAM file system it uses.  One would expect that to simply
> cause the upgrade to fail, but perhaps it isn't noticing the error
> properly and is installing a corrupted image.

no, this is not it. the temp memory file system created to expand the
uploaded firmware is about 7MB, which would be able to accomodate the 6MB
expanded size. also, the OP did say that it boots up fine after the
upgrade, so it's not a bug in the the firmware upgrade.

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