Could you make a "fake" interface, an "option" in the lan/wan interface
set up? Say "nul" or something?
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From: bmah at intruder dot kitchenlab dot org [mailto:bmah at intruder dot kitchenlab dot org]
On Behalf Of Bruce A. Mah
Sent: Friday, January 16, 2004 9:52 AM
To: Federico Krum
Cc: Bart Smit; EXT dash Mike dot Bradshaw at nokia dot com; m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Bridging with 2 NICs possible in m0n0wall pb24?
If memory serves me right, "Federico Krum" wrote:
> Is it possible to implement a way in monowall to bridge without
> NIC to take up the role of LAN ?
The way the code is written right now, LAN and WAN have to be numbered
interfaces, which means that they can't be bridged to each other. This
is why bridging requires three network interfaces.
Changing this would require a non-trivial amount of work.