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 From:  Sasa Stupar <sasa at stupar dot homelinux dot net>
 To:  Andreas Bednarski <anmahler at gmail dot com>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Can I communicate within the LAN via m0n0wall?
 Date:  Fri, 17 Feb 2006 19:16:52 +0100
--On 17. februar 2006 17:45 +0100 Andreas Bednarski <anmahler at gmail dot com> 

> This is probably a stupid question.
> I have a m0n0wall on a soekris4501. One network Adapter is assigned as
> WAN interface, another as LAN, where only one Computer is connected.
> I want to plug a Laptop to the 3rd Interface and have the PC and the
> Laptop communicating over the m0n0wall, i.e. m0n0wall would work as a
> switch/hub then.
> Is this possible? What do I have to think about? Is this about
> bridging? Do I have to use a crossed network cable between notebook
> and m0n0wall?
> Thank you for any hint.

Yes. You can do it that way. Just add corresponding rules to allow access 
to LAN.

Sasa Stupar