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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] How to configure Captive Portal for PPTP-Connections ?
 Date:  Wed, 2 Sep 2009 17:57:53 -0400
On Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 11:25 AM, Wolf<DFD555 at gmx dot de> wrote:
> Hi,
> i have configured Monowall for PPTP. When am connecting with a client to
> this server
> i have automatically access to the internet. But i wish to have a captive
> portal.
> Does it works ?

You can't do captive portal for PPTP clients.

> Cause if it works, i can use my Hotspot without any encryption and all users
> are
> logging in with PPTP and every connection is encrypted. Is it right?

Sort of, PPTP is weak encryption. And creates challenges of
distributing the credentials to users, configuring the PPTP
connection, etc. if this is a typical open hot spot network. I
wouldn't run a hotspot that way, it'd be an administrative nightmare.