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 From:  Zach Lowry <zach at zachlowry dot net>
 To:  "James W. McKeand" <james at mckeand dot biz>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Problem accessing NATed services by private IP on Wireless Network
 Date:  Wed, 27 Apr 2005 09:15:12 -0500
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James W. McKeand wrote:
| Why use 1-to-1 NAT? Is the External IP for the mail server the same as
| the WAN IP? Have you considered using Server NAT and the open the
| ports you need (SMTP, POP3, IMAP, etc...)?

Ah, the typical Linux/OSS answer. Nice. I can try this for
experimentation, but note that this would not be a solution.

| From the WI network are you
| trying to access mail.zachlowry.net or I assume that the
| laptop is using the m0n0wall as its DNS. Have you considered putting a
| entry in your host file on the laptop that points mail.zachlowry.net
| to (this would need to be removed when away from
| office...)

If you'll check my original message you'll see that I note I have DNS
forwarder configured to point mail.zachlowry.net to
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Zach Lowry
MTSU, Murfreesboro, TN
zach at zachlowry dot net
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