[Shorewall-users] Re: PPP <--> RH9 <--> LinkSys <--> Home Network

Tom Eastep teastep at shorewall.net
Mon Dec 1 14:49:30 PST 2003


On Mon, 2003-12-01 at 14:39, Kenneth Jacker wrote:
>   te> I think you will find it easier to just ignore the WAN interface
>   te> on the WRT54G and use one of it's LAN ports to connect to the
>   te> RH9 box. You will then be using it as a switch/WAP rather than
>   te> as a router/gateway.
> 
> I thought of that, but am concerned about this statement:
> 
>    "Does NOT work as a bridge! Will only talk to a client."
> 

I believe that's referring to it's wireless capability and should have
nothing to do with how you use the built in switch.

-Tom
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