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 From:  "Christopher M. Iarocci" <iarocci at eastendsc dot com>
 To:  Bob Young <bob at lavamail dot net>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] M0n0wall lose any functionality when put in bridge mode ?
 Date:  Tue, 04 Sep 2007 16:51:50 -0400
A note on the bridge.  You can enable the filtering bridge in the 
advanced section and still have firewall capabilities on your bridge.  
Or, you could not and allow all to pass through.  Just wanted to mention 
it can work either way.


Bob Young wrote:
> Does M0n0wall lose any of its functionality when the WAN port is bridged to
> the OPT1 port ?
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> A couple functions I'm hoping it will still have in the bridge mode, would
> be:  I would still like to VPN into my M0n0wall from a remote location and
> hopefully it can still do traffic shaping, where I can use the pipes and
> queues.
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> I realize it will naturally lose NATing, when put in bridge mode.
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> I assume I would have no need for firewall rules, since it is in bridging?
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> Thanks much for any info.
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> Bob
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