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 From:  "Lee Sharp" <leesharp at hal dash pc dot org>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] monohotspot config
 Date:  Tue, 20 Dec 2005 00:30:20 -0600
From: "Chris Buechler" <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
On 12/19/05, sunnyroot at gmail dot com <sunnyroot at gmail dot com> wrote:

> > how should i set up opt 1 ?  bridged ?  im a little confused on what ip
> > settings should be on my Ap in order to work with mono

> The AP should just bridge over to m0n0wall's OPT port.  That means
> plugging one of the LAN ports into the Linksys (if it's a router/AP,
> like a WRT54G), and no other configuration is required (other than
> setting the SSID, and anything else you might want to configure on the
> wireless

> Then assign an IP address to OPT1, like, and enable
> DHCP within that range on the OPT1 interface (like
> or something).

> Get all that working, then you'll probably want to enable captive
> portal, if for nothing other than a click through splash screen that
> can redirect them to your web site, or something like that.

Also, since you said "linksys router" make sure you set a lan ip on the 
linksys in your m0n0wall opt1 subnet, and turn off DHCP on the linksys.  You 
do not want them to fight!  Just leave the linksys wan port empty.