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 From:  neil dixon <neil at badhead dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] portal login loop with Sveasoft WDS??
 Date:  Tue, 07 Mar 2006 23:30:22 -0500
Time  to play with different firmware then, thanks for the help,

Will post back with some results of what works (hopefully!)  and what 
doesn't




Chris Buechler wrote:
> On 3/7/06, neil dixon <neil at badhead dot com> wrote:
>   
>> This is the MAC and  static IP of the  2nd Linksys box (first Linksys is
>> wired to OPT1 interface, Linksys's 2  to  5 then connect via WDS to the
>> first). Shouldn't it be the actual PC that's attempting  to login that
>> passes it's IP and MAC for authentication? Or am I thinking wrong here?
>>
>>     
>
> If you're bridging the wireless on the Linksys, then yes, it should. 
> But, we've seen numerous times in the past that all the custom
> firmware for Linksys boxes have bugs that can cause the MAC's to not
> be passed through as they should be when you're bridging.  It seems
> upgrading to the latest version fixed this in the past, but it's
> possible the same bugs have come back if you're already on the latest
> version.
>
> Regardless, it's an issue with the custom Linksys firmwares, nothing
> to do with m0n0wall.
>
> -Chris
>
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