[ previous ] [ next ] [ threads ]
 From:  "Rudi Stene" <rudste at start dot no>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] WAN IP-address not assigned
 Date:  Fri, 8 Jul 2005 14:37:08 +0200
My firewall is connected directly to a broadband gateway (Fibre converter).
I'll try to turn both devices off like you suggest, but like I said before -

when I connect directly with my workstation - the machine is given an
I don't think my ISP's DHCP server is causing it.....


-----Original Message-----
From: Don Munyak [mailto:don dot munyak at gmail dot com] 
Sent: 8. juli 2005 14:21
To: Rudi Stene
Cc: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] WAN IP-address not assigned

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.

To unsubscribe, e-mail: m0n0wall dash unsubscribe at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
For additional commands, e-mail: m0n0wall dash help at lists dot m0n0 dot ch