FreeBSD on IDE Flash disk drive

Murray Taylor MTaylor at
Mon Mar 12 23:51:08 UTC 2007

Akk hate top posting but following the mode of this email

This is the site for making a mini flash disk-able
version of FreeBSD 6.x


> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-freebsd-questions at 
> [mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at] On Behalf Of Steve Franks
> Sent: Tuesday, 13 March 2007 3:24 AM
> To: Nejc Škoberne
> Cc: User Questions
> Subject: Re: FreeBSD on IDE Flash disk drive
> My bad.  Says right on the m0n0wall homepage that it is based on
> FreeBSD, not Linux....yea for us!
> Steve
> On 3/9/07, Nejc Škoberne <nejc at> wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I plan to install a FreeBSD 6.2 router/gateway/DHCP server on a EPIA
> > box with 1GB Transcend IDE Flash drive. Since Transcend says that
> > this device is capable of "10,000 insertion/removal cycles" I assume
> > that I must minimize the number of writes to the drive. It is okay
> > with me if I have to configure syslog to log to another machine.
> >
> > Any suggestions/instructions how to achieve this? Any experienced
> > users regarding this matter?
> >
> > Thanks for ideas and help.
> > Nejc
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