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 From:  Fred Wright <fw at well dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] M0n0wall and public IPs
 Date:  Wed, 30 Jun 2004 14:14:32 -0700 (PDT)
On Wed, 30 Jun 2004, Vincent FLEURANCEAU wrote:

> I guess your ISP give an IP block, so the limit would be the number of 
> available IP addresses in that block.
> 
> To get it up and running, you need to set up IP aliases.
> 
> Step 1 - configure the 'main' IP address via the WAN WebGUI pannel.
> 
> Step 2 - Configure other IP addresses (aliases) for the WAN interface:
> 
> Go to http://m0n0-ip/exec.php and execute:
> 
> /sbin/ifconfig sis0 x.x.x.A netmask 255.255.255.255 alias
> /sbin/ifconfig sis0 x.x.x.B netmask 255.255.255.255 alias

You don't want 32-bit netmasks, you want the appropriate netmasks for the
addresses.  In most cases this means the same as for the primary address.

					Fred Wright