[ubuntu-uk] Internet Connection Sharing
yorvik.ubunto at googlemail.com
Sun Mar 18 17:39:22 UTC 2012
On Sun, 18 Mar 2012 14:46:41 +0000
"Joe" <yothsoggoth at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> In my university halls we have to use 802.11x authentication to connect to the internet, and so can only connect on a computer.
> I would like to connect my xbox 360 to the internet too, and I'm told this can be done by sharing an internet connection from the computer.
> I'm told this is a fairly straightforward task in Windows, but as I use Ubuntu 99% of the time I was hoping someone would be able to help me figure out how to do it using that.
> I have two network cards in my computer, one of which the internet connection goes into, the other I can use to connect the xbox.
> I already have a crossover cable, too.
> So if anyone knows how to do it, that would be great!
The last time I did this, a few years back, I used firestarter from the repos.
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