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 From:  Don Munyak <don dot munyak at gmail dot com>
 To:  Rudi Stene <rudste at start dot no>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] WAN IP-address not assigned
 Date:  Fri, 8 Jul 2005 08:20:41 -0400
What is your physical connection to the internet gateway ?
Are you putting the fw behind a cable modem?
If it is a cable modem:
1. turn modem off and m0n0wall off.
2. Turn CM "ON' and wait for ~2minutes
3. Then turn m0n0wall 'ON'

- Don

On 7/8/05, Rudi Stene <rudste at start dot no> wrote:
> Hello list.
> I am a new user of M0n0Wall, and I experienced a problem when I installed
> the firewall yesterday.
> M0n0Wall version (Beta) 1.2b9 runs on a standard PC with a harddisc.
> After a simple install:
> - Changed LAN ipaddress (
> - "mapped" NIC's to LAN and WAN.
> LAN is working fine - I can access M0n0Wall setup web page.
> But no WAN IP-Address is assigned. I have checked that WAN type is DHCP.
> If I connect my workstation directly to the internet gateway (using DHCP)
> then my workstation gets an IP-address.
> Is there some setting I have not seen??
> Tips?
> Thanks..
> Rudi.