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 From:  Dennis Wallberg <dennis dot wallberg at bredband dot net>
 To:  Justin Ellison <justin at techadvise dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: SV: [m0n0wall] WOL client
 Date:  Thu, 27 May 2004 18:04:35 +0200
There is another easy solution to this but it requires another box. Just 
have another box on the same subnet as your box (to wake up) and run ssh 
on it.. login remotly and execute some WOL progg.. Thats how I do but 
not everyone has a spare computer I guess (maybe everyone on this list)

/Dennis

Justin Ellison wrote:

>If you're using m0n0, and trying to WOL from the outside, I'd be shocked
>if it ever worked.  I can get it to work on the local net no problem,
>but this post pretty well sums it up:  
>http://groups.google.com/groups?hl=en&lr=&ie=UTF-8&threadm=3CE12EB9.8030508_asdis.de%40ns.sol.net&rnum=10&prev=/groups%3Fq%3Dforward%2520broadcasts%2520freebsd%26hl%3Den%26lr%3D%26ie%3DUTF-8%26sa%3DN%26tab%3Dwg
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>FreeBSD will not forward broadcasts between interfaces.  
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>I tried a few different ways of sending the packet from from m0n0
>itself, but ran into many walls.  There is a way to do it PHP, but only
>if PHP is compiled with --enable-sockets, m0n0 isn't.  You can do it
>Perl, but there isn't any Perl on m0n0.  I found a utility in ports
>called wol, but I get an error on libgnugetopt.so.1 not being found
>after uploading it.  If someone knows a little about compiling source
>for m0n0, I'd be happy to listen...
>
>Justin
>
>On Wed, 2004-05-26 at 10:49, Ronni Jorgensen wrote:
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