Can you simply just use the WAN designated interface on your LAN? I have done
that too. Just changed the default ruleset. That should make m0n0 happy and you too.
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Quoting "Nieder, Bernd" <bernd dot nieder at gilbarco dot de>:
> Right. This was the intended purpose of the box. I already thought about to
> put in an unused interface but it's too tight in the case that I use.
> I'm afraid that I have to buy another case to add a third interface.
> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: Chet Harvey [mailto:chet at pittech dot com]
> Gesendet: Dienstag, 31. August 2004 20:15
> An: Nieder, Bernd
> Cc: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> Betreff: Re: [m0n0wall] LAN + Wireless interface only?
> WAN and LAN are required. What I have done for a teesting box is just assign
> a an unused interface to WAN and only use LAN and OPT1(wifi) for testing.
> So if I read your email properly, you basically want m0n0 to sit between
> your WLAN clients and your out-bound "router" or LAN switch. Thereby you can
> shape their traffic and or apply rules and pass then thru the LAN interface
> to the lan.
> Chet Harvey
> Pitbull Technologies <http://www.pittech.com/> Protecting your Digital
> Quoting "Nieder, Bernd" <bernd dot nieder at gilbarco dot de>:
> > Hi,
> > Is it possible to set up a configuration with LAN and WLAN interface only
> > (without WAN)? I'd like to use m0n0 for a special purpose as an AP with
> > influence on the traffic.
> > I'm using an EPIA MII board. When I try to set up m0on0 just with the
> > onboard interface installed the configuration ends up with 'sis0' as LAN
> > 'sis1' as WAN - though I assigned 'vr0' as LAN interface and nothing for
> > WAN.
> > BTW: under normal conditions (LAN+WAN interface installed) the onboard NIC
> > works pretty fine as 'vr0'.
> > Any hints?
> > Thanks,
> > Bernd