You've made a change to your network and then find that it has impacted the Smoothwall GUI and you can no longer access it.
You can no longer access the Smoothwall GUI.
Use the command line interface to retrieve an archive to restore to.
Login to the Smoothwall’s command line:
You can do this by plugging a monitor and a keyboard into the Smoothwall appliance or by using PuTTY on port 222. You'll need the root password.
Archives are located in /var/archive, you can cd to this directory and type ls to list the archives and see the name of the archive you need.
Use the following command, where [name-of-file] is the archives name (you should be able to tab the rest of the archive name in this command):