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 From:  "Neil A. Hillard" <m0n0 at dana dot org dot uk>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] 1.3b4 WiFi still doesnt work if LAN is down
 Date:  Fri, 16 Nov 2007 00:29:09 +0000
Hi,

In message <1195171523 dot 9639 dot 3 dot camel at 70ph3r dot local>, Chris Flugstad
<chris at cascadelink dot com> writes
>i bridge teh wifi with the LAN, but if i dont have anything plugged into
>the LAN, like fora  HOTSPOT, the wifi doesnt issue dhcp.  Is there a
>different setup for this, to work around?  other than pluggin in a
>switch to just "make the port active"?

If you're not going to have anything plugged into LAN then why do you
need to bridge the wifi interface to it?  Can you not just run it as a
separate interface and add the appropriate rules to allow outbound
access?

HTH,


                                Neil.

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Neil A. Hillard                E-Mail:   m0n0 at dana dot org dot uk