you need two nic's
On Tue, 15 Mar 2005 12:57:15 -0800, Adam Lawson <alawson at calhost dot com> wrote:
> New install/ new user. M0n0wall is not responding to pings or http requests
> on first boot. NIC gets link light, but at the moment, I only have ONE NIC
> installed (will install second this afternoon).
> Install Method: CD/floppy
> Hardware: Dell GX270 (failed ping/http test)
> Hardware: Dell GX150 (failed ping/http test)
> Hardware: Compaq DPEND-P333 (failed ping/http test)
> Is ICMP requests turned off by default? And do you have to have 2 NICs for
> m0n0 to open the http pages for configuration?
> I currently have network set on LAN NIC (which is recognized by m0n0) at
> 10.10.1.1/24 and the client set to 10.10.1.2.255.255.255.0
> I even tried DHCP and on the client it just hangs. I have to have this
> installed this evening (my L3 switch is getting bombarded with NetBIOS and I
> can't even get the firewall to respond).
> Adam Lawson
> CalHost Communications