Also do not forget to disable "Block private networks" on the m0n0wall
WAN setup if the subnet connecting your modem and m0n0wall uses one of
the private address ranges (10/8, 172.16/12, 192.168/16) assigned for
that purpose which is likely. That could easily cause all sorts of
On Tue, 03 Jul 2007 08:45:36 -0400, John Smith <jvin248 at gmail dot com>
>Hook the ADSL to the Monowall WAN NIC with a straight-through cable,
>then (for now) use a cross-over cable direct to the PC from Monowall LAN
>NIC. Don't use the switch while you're debugging. Make sure all NIC
>lights are on (to show cable connections are ok) if not then first try
>changing the cables in case the ADSL wants a cross-over cable (ADSL
>documentation may indicate which to use too).
>The ADSL modem should be set to provide DHCP services to monowall (WAN
>side should show IP from the ADSL modem). That's the easiest, harder is
>to specify static IP's for both units. You may need to hook the PC to
>the ADSL to verify its settings.
>Monowall should have DHCP service enabled on the LAN side so your PC
>will pick it up. I'd suggest getting that connection to work first - so
>you have access to the WEB GUI and can see what is going on in there
>(check the "interfaces" menu item to see the status of the NICs and IP
>You may need to specify DNS IP addresses in Monowall to get through your
>ADSL (issue I had before that took a while to figure out). I could ping
>an IP address number 68.233.?.? but not www.google.com which were the
>After settings are changed, reboot all the boxes in the order from the
>internet (ADSL, then monowall, then PC).
>Rendra Basuki wrote:
>> Dear John and m0n0wallist...
>> So, I managed to start my m0n0wall... Yaaayy... But, I cannot go to internet
>> nor ping my ADSL modem.
>> Just for info, my ADSL modem has LAN interface that I set to I 126.96.36.199
>> (example) and then I connect the LAN interface from modem with Cross cable
>> to m0n0wall WAN. Now, this is the confusing part... Should I use regular LAN
>> cable instead?
>> Also, what WAN type should I choose? I am currently using static IP by
>> assigning 188.8.131.52 to the WAN port in m0n0wall, the m0n0wall LAN itself is
>> set to 184.108.40.206. My modem is a self dialing ADSL modem that is always on. How
>> can I share its connection through m0n0wall?
>> I also put the picture of the m0n0wall settings for reference.
>> Please help
>> Thank you
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: John Smith [mailto:jvin248 at gmail dot com]
>> Sent: Monday, June 25, 2007 10:37 AM
>> To: Rendra Basuki
>> Cc: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
>> Subject: Re: [Fwd: Re: [m0n0wall] Please help newbie]
>> I've added additional responses ("o-")...
>> Rendra Basuki wrote:
>>> Dear John,
>>> Than you for your sophisticated reply. I will put my comment the
>>> points with
>>> * as the bullet under each paragraph.
>>> Thank you
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