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 From:  "Eric M. Guzman" <eric at np3a dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] WAN Gateway Missing, can't ping beyond m0n0wall
 Date:  Sun, 21 Jan 2007 23:30:22 -0400
Hi Chris.

Thanks for reply.

Actually is the same NIC (fdx0) that connects to the same WAN Cable 
Modem. So I can't spoof the "previous or former" NIC because is the same 
one. I did tried to "spoof" the cable modem MAC (which I don't need to 
with other routers).without luck.

Thanks again.


> Sounds like you're using different hardware?  (different NIC's at a
> minimum it seems, since you're pulling a different IP from DHCP)  With
> a cable connection, it's likely that either your ISP isn't allowing
> the new system online (generally they only allow one PC per connection
> unless you pay for multiple public IP's), or some cable modems won't
> let out a new MAC address.
> Probably the easiest thing to do is spoof your old WAN MAC on m0n0wall
> by putting it into the WAN page.
> -Chris