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'
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 (192.168.0.1).
> - "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??