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 From:  Zach Lowry <zach at zachlowry dot net>
 To:  "James W. McKeand" <james at mckeand dot biz>
 Cc:  <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 11:55:59 -0500
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On Apr 27, 2005, at 10:15 AM, James W. McKeand wrote:

> Server NAT will add additional External IPs to the WAN interface,
> which you can choose when creating inbound NAT rules (interface IP or
> Server NAT IP). You may also need to use proxy ARP.
>
> Direct quote from Server NAT tab:
>
> Note:
> The external IP addresses defined on this page may be used in inbound
> NAT mappings. Depending on the way your WAN connection is setup, you
> may also need proxy ARP.

That's great I guess, I know what it does, and I use it for a couple of  
IPs. Yet, I still use 1-to-1 NAT for my servers. Some machines on my  
network I want to directly correspond to external IPs.

> Yes, I saw that you said you have DNS forwarder configured to point
> mail.zachlowry.net to 192.168.0.22. My question should of read - are
> you sure that the laptop is able to resolve mail.zachlowry.net to
> 192.168.0.22? What happens when you ping mail.zachlowry.net from the
> laptop? Do you need to refresh the DNS cache (assuming Windows on
> laptop...)?

My response should have read, "This is not a DNS problem". DNS is not a  
factor. I should have never even mentioned it, and I feel bad already  
for doing so.

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Zach Lowry                                                  
http://www.netbsd.org
MTSU, Murfreesboro, TN                              Owner of 20 NetBSD  
Platforms
zach at zachlowry dot net
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