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 From:  Richard StClair <stclair at niue dot nu>
 To:  m0n0wall <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Multiple NICS on Lan Side
 Date:  Tue, 3 Jul 2007 11:27:09 -1100
Hi,

Soekris 4501 with MW 1.3b2.

WAN eth0	192.168.1.0/24 with an IP of 192.168.1.200

LAN eth1	192.168.2.0/24 with an IP of 192.168.2.200	
Works Great.

Shouldn't I be able to add:

opt1 	eth2	192.168.2.201/24 in same subnet as the LAN on eth1?

I've tried it and can't get anything to route through it.

I've done the firewall rules for opt1.

I think it should just work.

If I change opt1 to a separate subnet like 192.168.3.0/24 then it all 
comes right and works.

Does every nic have to be on a separate subnet to work?

I want to be able to add IPs to each nic and have them all on the same 
subnet on the lan side.

Am I trying to do something that can't be done?

-- 
Regards,
Richard St Clair,
Co-Founder & Internet Evangelist,
Internet Users Society Niue,
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"To Provide Internet Access to Undeveloped Areas of the World"