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 From:  "C. Andrew Zook" <andrewzook at pdqlocks dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: Fwd: [m0n0wall] dansguardian squid transparent proxy rdr
 Date:  Thu, 28 Dec 2006 12:50:20 -0500
Paul,

WPAD works two ways - either DHCP, or DNS.

Simply add a DNS entry into m0n0 (wpad.yourdomain.com) for the web 
server with the configuration file wpad.dat stored in the root directory.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_Proxy_Autodiscovery_Protocol
Second paragraph under "Context".

Andy

Paul Taylor wrote:
> Andy,
>
> 	Your auto browser config - How do you currently handle it? (Is it
> via Monowall with a hidden config command that I'm not aware of?)
>
> I'm currently using a separate DHCP server to hand that out (not the DHCP
> server in Monowall), using these line in my dhcpd.conf like this:
>
> # Define WPAD option
> option wpad-url code 252 = text;
> option wpad-url "http://proxyserver:8080/array.dll?Get.Routing.Script\n";
>
> (The array.dll etc. in the URL is for Microsofts ISA server)
>
> It would be pretty easy to add this to the base Monowall package so you
> could use the DHCP server in Monowall to hand out the URL to the proxy.pac
> file.  Of course, this is probably only important in large networks that
> probably wouldn't use Monowall anyhow...
>
> Paul
>