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 From:  Chet Harvey <chet at pittech dot com>
 To:  ubi de feo <ubi at twodotone dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] in BIG NEED of help. is anybody willing to? 3rd post with same quesiton
 Date:  Tue, 27 Jul 2004 10:15:18 -0400
Have you tried adding static routes via the WebGUI?

Quoting ubi de feo <ubi at twodotone dot com>:

> hi, guys.
> i need to have this solved to put my m0n0 to work.
> it's actually the third time i post it, but nobody ever responded
> well...
> with the help of couple of you, at least now i'm conscious about what 
> my problem is.
> the gateway that my ISP's DHCS provides me, sits outside of the IP 
> network (and changes sometimes).
> now...
> from the DHCP i get this
> IP: 213.84.18.xxx
> netmask:
> gateway:
> the DNS's are
> looks like freeBSD (differently from Fedora or other "easy" distros) 
> doesn't accept this kind of "difference".
> i think this should be solved in the m0n0 distro instead of trying to 
> add routes and stuff like that.
> every time i add a net to the routing table, it gets deleted after a 
> while because the WAN interface
> is set to work as a DHCP client.
> Fred Mol posted this in a reply
> http://forums.whirlpool.net.au/forum-replies.cfm?t=206649&p=3
> and they talk about manually adding -net and routes
> how to make these changes be permanent (considering i'm not that 
> network or Linux expert?).
> as far as i know Fedora is one of the linux distros who's not affected 
> by this (not sure, though).
> infact my fedora was working perfectly when connected to the ADSL modem 
> as DHCP client.
> is there any GURU around that can help?
> as always...
> thanx guys for all your help
> ciao.ubi
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Chet Harvey
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