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 From:  "Chris Buechler" <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Captive portal on WAN interface
 Date:  Thu, 22 Jun 2006 23:09:36 -0400
On 6/22/06, Edward Geraghty <edgy at us dot ibm dot com> wrote:
>
> Hello,
>
>       I have been playing with m0n0wall v1.22 and I haven't found a
> solution to my problem. I am trying to make the capture portal on the WAN
> interface. Is this possible? Instead of capturing outbound users; I want to
> prevent users from the WAN from entering the LAN until authenticated.  I
> guess I could swap the LAN and WAN interface and get it to work somewhat.

That wouldn't work because your default gateway would have to point
inbound rather than outbound to the Internet.

This has been discussed before, and it would definitely be a nice
addition.  Nobody has written support for that at this time though.

-Chris