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 From:  "David Kitchens" <spider at webweaver dot com>
 To:  "'Graham Tangey'" <gt at tangey dot com>, <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] Wireless HOSTAP problem - Netgear MA311
 Date:  Mon, 19 Jul 2004 02:14:05 -0400
Hmm, try turning off WEP and see if you can get an IP. You didn't say if
that was your reason for not being able to connect but I have seen this
strange behavior myself.

Dave 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Graham Tangey [mailto:gt at tangey dot com] 
> Sent: Monday, July 19, 2004 1:57 AM
> To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> Subject: [m0n0wall] Wireless HOSTAP problem - Netgear MA311
> 
> Hello,
> 
> I have just installed  a MA311 (Prism 2.5) Netgear card into 
> my m0n0wall box.
> I have set this card to bridge with the LAN interface, as 
> well as to operate in HOSTAP mode.
> 
> My wireless client on my laptop sees it as an access point, 
> but then will not connect to it when using the assigned 
> 64-bit WEP key.
> 
> I have no firewall rules set. I am sure I am supposed to set 
> something up, but I just want to know - 
> 
> 1. Can the MA311 with Prism 2.5 be set in HOSTAP mode? (I 
> assumed it could) 2. Can this card then be set to bridge to the LAN?
> 3. What firewall rules should I add so traffic will pass from 
> LAN to WAN?
> 4. Will DHCP work across the WLAN interface if I have bridged 
> it to the LAN?
> 5. What MA311 firmware version works in HOSTAP mode.
> 
> I am sorry if this looks silly, but I have been pulling my hair out!
> 
> Cheers,
> Graham.
> 
> 
> 
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