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 From:  Dinesh Nair <dinesh at alphaque dot com>
 To:  David Rodgers <david dot rodgers at kdsi dot net>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] m0n0wall version 1.1b7
 Date:  Fri, 14 May 2004 12:15:39 +0800 (MYT)
On Thu, 13 May 2004, David Rodgers wrote:

> Just to clarify that I am reading correctly (as I obviously haven't
> tried it out yet) ... does this also mean that in the new version packet
> filtering will be able to be done by MAC now as well??

not exactly. the mac based packet filtering in the captive portal is only
to block clients who've not gone to the portal page. the moment a client
clicks on the button on the portal page, his mac address is allowed thru
the portal.

Regards,                           /\_/\   "All dogs go to heaven."
dinesh at alphaque dot com                (0 0)    http://www.alphaque.com/
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