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 From:  "Andy Hofstee" <andyhofstee at gmx dot ch>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  MAC pass- through problem
 Date:  Mon, 27 Apr 2009 11:18:57 +0800
Good morning,


I run m0n0 since quite some time, the diverse wifi- access point's, are hard- wired and each has his
unique IP.


Now I extended my network by means of a wifi repeater to one of the access- point's.


The captive- portal, if a client is logging- on, within the range of the new repeater, is working
fine, but if a pass- through MAC client is trying to get access, the captive- portal is not passing
the client through anymore. 


I noticed following log entry's: 


kernel: arp: moved from 00:1c:bf:8b:e9:e5 to 00:c9:96:87:7e:69 on vr1


so the MAC 00:1c:bf:8b:e9:e5, which is a pass-through, is moved, for what ever reason to


Then the captive- portal eventually is not recognizing this new MAC as a pass- through.


Can any one help me regarding that issue?


Thanks in advance,