----- Original Message -----
From: "Andrew Friedman" <andrew at cyberdreaming dot net>
To: <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
Sent: Wednesday, March 30, 2005 1:11 PM
Subject: [m0n0wall] Wireless Setup Problems
>I am a newbie and am having a problem with the basic setup. I am using a
>WRAP .2C board (www.pcengines.ch) with a Prism NL-2511MP wireless card. As
>far as I can tell, I need to assign the wireless interface to OPT1, using
>the console application, before it will work. The problem I am having is
> I have only two interfaces, namely, sys0 - the ethernet interface (the
> WRAP .2C only has 1 ethernet port) and wi0 (the wireless interface). When
> using the console, I am forced to assign one of these to the LAN interface
> and the other to the WAN interface. I cannot assign sys0 to both.
> Consequently, I cannot assign wi0 to OPT1.
> Does anyone know what to do about this? Do I need to get a different WRAP
> card (one which has a second ethernet port) or perhaps a second wireless
> card so that after assigning the LAN and WAN, I will have a wireless port
> left over to assign to OPT1?
> Pleeeeeez help.
You don't have to assign the wireless card to OPT1 for it to work, it will
work just fine as your LAN interface if that's acceptable to you.