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[alpine-devel] Re: Best place to send howtos?

From: <ibid.ag_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 30 Sep 2015 21:46:58 -0700

On Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 09:08:40PM -0700, Isaac Dunham wrote:
> Hello,
> I've configured an Alpine Linux system as a wireless router.
> The approach I followed is rather different from what the wiki page [0]
> seems to be meant for, and I also notice that the wiki page is marked
> as a work-in-progress.
>
> I've written up the steps that it took to make it consistently
> reproducible (as in "comes back up on boot"), with a bit of comments on
> the config files involved; this might make a decent HOWTO/wiki guide.
> Is the wiki the only place for such things?
> (If so, could someone else post it there, or should I ask for access?)
>
> The basis for what I did is the RPI-Wireless-Hotspot page [1];
> I've adjusted it to fit Alpine better.
> A quick overview of what I did:
> - add iptables, udhcpd, and hostapd
> - configure hostapd
> - configure udhcpd
> - configure iptables for NAT/masquerading
> - configure the wireless card, and make it all start in proper order
>
> [0] http://wiki.alpinelinux.org/wiki/How_to_setup_a_wireless_access_point
> [1] http://elinux.org/RPI-Wireless-Hotspot

Now posted at:
http://wiki.alpinelinux.org/wiki/Wireless_AP_with_udhcpd_and_NAT

Thanks,
Isaac Dunham


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Received on Wed Sep 30 2015 - 21:46:58 GMT