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 From:  Don Munyak <don dot munyak at gmail dot com>
 To:  Simon Dick <simond at irrelevant dot org>
 Cc:  Rudi Stene <rudste at start dot no>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] WAN IP-address not assigned
 Date:  Fri, 8 Jul 2005 09:02:16 -0400
I was just about to say the same thing. Under the Interfaces:Wan page
is a text box you can enter your old pc mac address.

While it's not the case now, in the past my broadband provider used
mac addresses as an ACL.

-Don

On 7/8/05, Simon Dick <simond at irrelevant dot org> wrote:
> On Fri, 2005-07-08 at 14:37 +0200, Rudi Stene wrote:
> > 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
> > IP-Address.
> > I don't think my ISP's DHCP server is causing it.....
> 
> Could they have your previous MAC address logged and not be letting you
> use a different computer?
> 
> --
> Simon Dick <simond at irrelevant dot org>
> 
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