Ad Hoc to Infrastructure (Readable post)

Denis Vlasenko vda at ilport.com.ua
Mon Oct 3 05:29:35 EDT 2005


On Monday 03 October 2005 12:24, Denis Vlasenko wrote:
> On Sunday 02 October 2005 10:36, Rahul Long wrote:
> > Hi Everyone,
> >                    I needed some advice on how to set up a adhoc to 
> > infrastructure gateway. I have 2 wireless cards in the same laptop (Dell 
> > Latitude) and am running Linux FC4 2.6.12 kernel.
> > wlan0 (Netgear MA401, Prism 2.5) is in hostap (master) mode at 192.168.1.1 
> > and the second wireless nic eth0 (Dell Truemobile 1150) is at 192.168.2.1 in 
> > Ad Hoc mode. eth0 uses AODV-UU-0.9.1 to network and route with other PCs on 
> > 192.168.2.0/24.
> > 
> > I tried setting "192.168.2.1" and "192.168.1.1" on each Nic to be the 
> > default gateway for each of those networks. though the laptop saw both 
> > networks the other PC's on the AD hoc network did not see the 192.168.1.0/24 
> > network.
> 
> Because they were not told that 192.168.2.0 is their default gateway.

I meant 192.168.2.1, sorry.
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vda



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