I would love to use 2 soekris boards (net4526) with M0n0wall as 802.11a
accesspoints in a transparent wireless link.
WAN -> |[eth0] #Soekris1# [Ath0]| ~~ Wireless ~~ |[ath0] #Soekris2# [eth0]|
eg. Soekris1[eth0] is assigned a public IP in a range and all clients on LAN
should be able to assign a public IP while connected to Soekris2[eth0].
I have the boards up and running on beta 1.2b7 after a hairy PXE boot
session (notes available if anyone needs to do this).
I am able to set the Atheros 5213 cards in hostap mode and can see them
(after issuing a secret ifconfig command on the /exec.php page) on my
However it seems impossible to bridge LAN and WAN. Why?
Also, which "wifi" mode should I use for best performance since WDS is not
Any help greatly apressiated - otherwise i'll have to do like the rest - buy
the starOS - I would really hate to have to do that!!!