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 From:  "Holger Bauer" <Holger dot Bauer at citec dash ag dot de>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>, "ShmoeSOLID" <shmoesolid at gmail dot com>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] bridging lan and wan
 Date:  Wed, 14 Jun 2006 02:51:23 +0200
The "cleaner" attempt is to use 3 nics and leave LAN down or configure it as kind of management
interface. Nics are cheap, so if you have enough space in your machine just leave it unconnected.
It's not worth fiddling with config.xml hacks imo.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: ShmoeSOLID [mailto:shmoesolid at gmail dot com]
> Sent: Wednesday, June 14, 2006 2:43 AM
> To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> Subject: [m0n0wall] bridging lan and wan
> I want to be able to bridge lan and wan with only two NICs.  
> Since I cannot do this through the GUI, can I edit the config 
> and add the <bridge>wan</bridge> tag to the lan interface?  
> Will that work or do I need to add a third interface and 
> leave one of them disconnected?

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