If you followed the instructions for loading and setting up m0n0wall,
out of the box, you should be able to get to the internet from a
workstation on the LAN side of m0n0wall. Even pings should work.
However, for getting to network shares like a network neighborhood,
these will not go through the firewall too easily. I believe network
neighborhood is broadcast traffic which gets blocked.
For your test box you would configure:
- the WAN port to a static IP available in your existing LAN 192.168.20.0
- The LAN port could be as you said 192.168.1.1 / 255.255.255.0
Even in the default setup, you should be able to ping a workstation in
the 192.168.20.0 network. Tr ping'n another box.
From the m0n0wall LAN side:
- can you ping the LAN IP of m0n0wall.
- can you ping the WAN IP of m0n0wall.
- can you ping your network gateway address (cisco)
On 4/18/05, Robert L. Pumphrey <rlpumphrey at 1mage dot com> wrote:
> Dear M0n0wall community I could use some help.
> I know these a simply questions, But there stopping me.
> I would like to add a internal firewall. From time to time we have
> Outside people come in, they have their own computers that they want
> Internet access with. Right now if we allow them to plug in to our network
> They are on the whole of our network. I would like to use M0n0wall so that they
> On an "opt" network. It would also allow us a DMZ for the common internet
> (web email ftp) .
> Right I'm trying to setup a testbox with two NIC cards.
> I think I' having trouble setting up the static route so that My PC on the inside
> of the M0n0wall can get out to our current Network. Current network is
> "192.168.22.0" with a
> simple subnet of "255.255.255.0" Inside of the M0n0wall can be any thing, at the
> point I have been using 192.168.1.1/24. I have two rules defined one out one in
> both should wide open. Do I need to do anything with NAT, ARP. At this point of
> I try to ping a box on the 192.168.22.0 subnet I get "expired in transit". We have
> a Cicso router to the internet that I do not feel the need to touch.
> Sorry these are M0nowall 101 level question, But , who someone will help.
> Robert Pumphrey
> rlpumphrey at 1mage dot com
> 1MAGE Software Inc.
> 6025 S. Quebec St.
> Englewood, CO 80111
> (303) 773-1424 ex101
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