From: Michael Monaghan [mailto:mmonaghan at gmail dot com]
>> 1) Syslog to remote server box doesn't support an alias, only an IP
>Ouch. Are you sure? Have you verified DNS on the m0n0wall is resolving
the name to the >right address?
Yes - I use the same alias in several different places and it works fine.
It must be just a simple oversight.
>> 2) My Traffic Graph shows consistant 12 to 24 kbits/sec out on the
>> interface - how to find out what it is? The firewall logs show regular
>> connections to port 139 or 445, and occasionally to random high ports.
>A hub and a PC on the external interface running Ethereal
Don't think that will work - my cable ISP only allows one machine to connect
to the cablemodem. There must be some way to identify the traffic from
within m0n0wall... (like netstat -a on a linux box) possibly using
I have little BSD experience, that's my drawback.