thomas dot serra at bluewin dot ch schrieb:
> I'm experiencing some problems with m0n0wall in a VMware environment.
> My goal is to test m0n0wall as PPTP server.
> WindowsXP-A connects m0n0wall
> then gets access to WindowsXP-B
> Unfortunately WindowsXP-B couldn't
> receive an IP address from m0n0wall's DHCP
> Below the details and explanations :
> [ m0n0wall ]|---WAN----WindowsXP-A
> - I downloaded a m0n0wall vmdisk from Chris Buechler web page:
> (Chris prepared some VM disks, thanks to him)
> - I loaded the following image into a VMware GSX 3.2 :
> - Then a loaded a Windows XP
> - Chris prepared the m0n0wall vmdisk as follows:
> NIC1 - Ethernet 1 - LAN - VMnet2 (192.168.96.1/24)
> NIC2 - Ethernet 2 - WAN - VMnet3
> NIC3 - Ethernet 3 - OPT - VMnet4 (192.168.97.1/24)
> - I set the Windows XP as follows:
> NIC - Vmnet2
> - Then I started the m0n0wall vmdisk
> In the m0n0wall Console Setup I chose option 6)
> I tried pinging : 192.168.96.1 --> OK
> -After that I started WindowsXP-B.
> As said WindowsXP NIC was set to VMnet2
> above. Something's probably missing.
Yes. You might have a conflict here.
I have no vmnet on the host-only-nic, all vmnets
are associated to a dedicated 4-port-nic which is
used by the vmware only.