From: "dny" <mail2dny at gmail dot com>
> On 4/8/06, Mike Ansell <mike dot ansell at norrcom dot com> wrote:
>> Sounds like your wds nodes are NAT masquerading
>> What kind of WAP and wds hardware are you running. I had a similar
>> with IkarusOS.
> i'm pretty sure it didnt do any natting.
> and these facts support my believe:
> - all wireless clients can ping each other, and firewall can ping to
> all clients, regardless which ap/repeater they connect to.
> - all clients can ping to firewall
> - all ip is in same network/subnet and retrieved by dhcp from firewall
> - the firewall settings already disabled from all wireless ap/repeater gui
> - windows network neighbourhood can see all computers, regardless
> which ap/repeater they connect to.
> all my wireless is linksys wrt54g flashed with ddwrt firmware.
If you can, flash to Tofu. It does the client connection better... And WDS
may not be properly proxying your MAC address, which would cause this
problem. Try setting one in client mode, and connect to the ethernet port.
If it works, it is a WDS thing.