wake-on-lan (fwd)

Dirk Wetter dirkw at rentec.com
Wed Aug 15 16:56:00 CDT 2001

On Wed, 15 Aug 2001, Frank Louwers wrote:

> On Wed, Aug 15, 2001 at 05:02:36PM -0400, Dirk Wetter wrote:
> >
> > ups, you're right. apparently i missed that. sorry.
> Well, I still mean what I said: being able to reset locked up machines
> (without having to buy a 500$+ device) would be a great thing! Of
> course one'd need some authentication (password in bios, sending it as
> MD5 hash in the magic packet?)

as far as i am concerned: no security measure good enough that i
really want that. rather i would buy e.g. a baytech or apc powerswitch,
until DELLs motherboards speak EMP (wink wink) ;-)


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