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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 While Service Unavailable
 Date:  Sun, 6 May 2007 18:26:31 -0400
On 5/6/07, Aaron Cherman <aaronc at morad dot ab dot ca> wrote:
> Hey everyone, we run a WiSP behind our main m0n0wall.  When our fiber provider has
> issues (like for 12 hours this morning) we can get hundreds of calls about service being
> unavailable.  Since I have never used the Captive Portal I thought I would ask if it is
> possible to turn it on (manually) when our service goes down and have a page that lets
> everyone know what's going on.

Yes, but...

> Looking at the Captive Portal page it asks for the Interface to run it on.  I use a different
> VLAN for each POP that we have (14 in total right now) so I'm not sure where to go from
> there.

You can only run CP on one interface at a time. In this case, can you
do it on a box upstream from this one you're talking about?