4067Re: [nslu2-general] Networking Dilemna
- Mar 31, 2006christopher_m_hecht wrote:
> Hello all,Use port forwarding on on your router to forward ports 22 and 80 to the
> Here is my dilemna, I have a Unslung 5.5 running MT-DAAP, and a
> Netgear WGT624. I've set it up in my network with a few scenarios.
> 1) My Slug is obtaining a NAT address from my WGT. In this scenario,
> my Roku, on the same subnet, can pick up the Slug and read the
> library. This is great for home use, but unfortunately, I cannot
> access the Slug from the internet.
> 2) I give my Slug a hardcoded IP address (I have three of them,
> other's are being used for other things), and connect it to my DSL
> router directly, this is great, and now I can shell in from my
> office, and stream my music no problem there, but unfortunately,
> since my Roku is on my wireless subnet, it can't see my Slug, and
> then my Roku is a paperweight.
> 3) The Panacea I'm not sure I can achieve. I'd like to have my
> static IP'ed slug on the same subnet as DHCP'ed Roku. I've been told
> by netgear this isn't feasible, as they will only route their NAT
> addresses and I can't have a external IP behind their router.
> So, is three possible, are there wireless routers that will let me
> assign a static, external and routable IP address as an option?
> Does anyone have any other options or recommendations as to how to
> make this fly, if I have to buy some more hardware, toss out the WGT,
> etc, I'll be open to it. I just want to get this all up and running
> and meet the goal of streaming internally, and streaming at work!
> Looking forward to any advice.
> Take care all,
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