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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  Monowall Develop <m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] firewall - localhost and WAN
 Date:  Thu, 17 Mar 2005 23:16:31 -0500
On Thu, 17 Mar 2005 19:37:53 +0100, marijan <mjakara at xnet dot hr> wrote:
> I try log on monowall web portal over Internet so I use Internet
> Explorer to connect the monowall router (port 80) but I'm using dynamic
> DNS service to get right IP of my monowall router.
> 
> If I set firewall rule with permit access to destination 127.0.0.1 on
> port 80 I get 'connection timeout' in my web browser. When I set
> firewall rule with permit access to destination 'any' on port 80 I get
> logon dialog and I can use monowall web portal.
> 
> In monowall 1.2b6 you cannot select WAN interface in firewall rules, so
> I asked about this option..
> 
> 

The reason this doesn't exist right now is IPFilter doesn't have the
concept of an interface's address in rules, so it isn't possible.

But if you have a dynamic IP, "any" will be the same as a "WAN IP"
setting.  You only have one public IP.

-Chris