Re: Smoothwall firewall

From: Mike (
Date: 02/08/05

Date: Tue, 08 Feb 2005 09:28:33 +0000

gene martinez wrote:
> I have set up a Smoothwall firewall box. I use ServersAlive to monitor
> my home network, This includes a ping and a web page check of the
> Smoothwall box. I check the lan and wan ip addresses. Today I couldm't
> ping or access the web page on Smoothwall. It seemed like the box was
> working because I could access the internet, I rebooted the box and
> the ping and web page worked... What was wrong with Smoothwall?? I
> started a log of the date and time I've rebooted the box to see how
> long it will stay up and working. Any pointers/ideas as to what I can
> do??
> Thanks

Determine if the web server was running.
Look at the logs.
Ensure that your machine meets the minumum spec.
Dump the Smoothwall and install IPCOP

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