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 From:  Tim Korves <tkml at cluster dash worxx dot net>
 To:  James Mellor <james at jamesx dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Public IP's on OPT issue, my Brain hurts - please help ;-)
 Date:  Wed, 13 Apr 2005 20:08:23 +0200
Hi James,

you're able to set the same IP to your OPT interface. My former 
provider assigned a /29 to me, where the internal and external 
interface had the same IP... You could do it in the same way as I've 
done it.

Regards, Tim

Am 13.04.2005 um 19:15 schrieb James Mellor:

> Thanks Tim,
>
> I'll definately try that out when I've sorted out my routing issue.
>
> Problem I have is that the WAN interface has an IP assigned from the 
> same /28 range as I want to give to computers on my network, I don't 
> mind losing an interface, but I need to use DHCP to assign IP's from 
> my /28 range to computers on my network then throttle their upstream 
> and downstream connection to the internet.
>
> I don'w know what subnet to assign to each interface so that out of my 
> /28 range the WAN has one IP and the rest are available to my machines 
> on another interface without NAT or bridging, you may have quessed I'm 
> not too up on my IP addressing and stuff ;-)
>
> Cheers, James....
>
>
> Tim Korves wrote:
>
>> Hi James,
>>
>> you don't need to bridge... Why don't you use your m0n0wall as ADSL 
>> router? So I do and I also have a subnet assigned by my ISP 
>> (194.77.75.96/27). My WAN Interface got an address assigned by the 
>> PPP server of my ISP, my LAN Interface got the first IP of my subnet. 
>> The only thing I had to do was, to allow all traffic from WAN to LAN 
>> and LAN to WAN... Everything works fine, without bridging...
>>
>> Greets, Tim
>>
>> Am 12.04.2005 um 23:05 schrieb James Mellor:
>>
>>> For the life of me I can't seem to work out how to setup M0n0wall to 
>>> do NAT on LAN and route a public IP range to the OPT interface, I 
>>> have read all the mail archive stuff and read the documentation. 
>>> Here's the setup I am trying to get working:
>>>
>>> Public static IP range from my service provider is 212.158.246.144/28
>>>
>>> WAN <---- IP address: 212.158.246.146 with Gateway address: 
>>> 212.158.246.145
>>>
>>> LAN <---- IP address: 192.168.0.1/24 private addresses setup to do 
>>> NAT and DHCP server enabled
>>>
>>> OPT <---- IP address: 212.158.246.147-158 useable
>>>
>>>
>>> My ISP has given me a IP range 212.158.246.144/28, the first IP 
>>> 212.158.246.145 is taken by my ADSL router, the second IP 
>>> 212.158.246.146 I want assigned to the WAN and the rest I would like 
>>> to assign to machines on the OPT interface.
>>>
>>> I know I could bridge the OPT and WAN interfaces however I have read 
>>> that although I can enable filtering bridge and throttle inbound 
>>> traffic I am unable to throttle outbound traffic for a specific IP 
>>> address, another issue is that I would like the DHCP service to 
>>> assign public IP's to machines on the OPT interface, from my 
>>> understanding this would not be possible with OPT bridged with the 
>>> WAN interface.
>>>
>>> So with all that said I'm more than a little confused, I'm 
>>> borderline labotomising myself trying to work out how to get 
>>> M0n0wall to do this for me.
>>>
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>>             James Mellor.
>>>
>>> P.S. The most important thing for me is to use the DHCP server to 
>>> assign public IP addresses to machines on my network and then 
>>> throttle these machines upstream and downstream access to the 
>>> internet.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
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>>
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