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 From:  Michael Stearne <mstearne at entermix dot com>
 To:  Chet Harvey <chet at pittech dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Just 1 NIC
 Date:  Tue, 22 Jun 2004 11:32:18 -0400
On Jun 22, 2004, at 11:22 AM, Chet Harvey wrote:

> iStumbler...a man after my own heart....I love my PowerBook. =)
>
> I think once you setup the WLAN, mirror the WLAN setup after the LAN 
> rules,
> etc. I access my m0n0 off my wi-fi only. should be simple to do....I 
> think
> thats all I did.
>
> My LAN segment is my servers, my WLAN is all other internal systems. 
> But now my
> LAN is more like a DMZ....
>



>
> wish I could access my m0n0 from here to look at my config....(work 
> blocks all
> but 80 and 443 outbound)
>

Outbound?  That stinks.

> need to setup htunnel or something like it =)
>
>
> Quoting Michael Stearne <mstearne at entermix dot com>:
>
>>
>> On Jun 22, 2004, at 10:47 AM, Chet Harvey wrote:
>>
>>> hmmmm since you are PC based, simplest would be to add a nic card 
>>> just
>>> to
>>> configure then take it back out....
>>
>> That's what I am doing.  The problem is though how do I connect to the
>> administration after I take that card out?  I can't seem to get in
>> through the WAN IP or the wireless IP when the original NIC is
>> disconnected.
>>
>>
>>> or wont giving the WLAN an IP and then
>>> configuring your client with the next IP allow them to talk 
>>> regardless
>>> of SSID
>>> since no WEP is enabled yet?
>>>
>>
>> That makes sense but can I still configure later on?
>>
>>> the SSID should be the FreeBSD default of basically nothing.
>>>
>>
>> It is nothing by default.  Maybe it would good if monowall could give
>> unconfigured wireless cards a random SSID by default so they can be
>> connected to once they are configured as the "LAN" interface.
>>
>>> What does netstumbler see as the ssid?
>>>
>>
>> iStumbler (which I assume is similar) doesn't show the card at all if
>> its not configured.  Part of the configuration is to turn on SSID
>> braodcast I assume.  So by default that would be off.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Michael
>>
>>
>
>
> -- 
> Chet Harvey
> Pitbull Technologies <http://www.pittech.com/>
> Protecting your Digital Assets
> 703.407.7311
>
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