[Resolved] Re: sharing and internet connection via peer to peer
debiani386 at gmail.com
Fri Mar 7 22:34:07 UTC 2008
> I wrote up a comprehensible method of doing this using what is known as
> "masquerading". I don't know what a "wireless cable" is exactly, but I
> will try to help you anyhow. I had this setup going for a few months
> until I got a router, I just set up scripts to run these command every
> time I wanted to turn on the sharing to my 2nd computer.
> From what I understand you want this setup:
> (Wifi AP/Router) ) ) ) ) (wifi0|-laptop-pc1-|eth0)=====(eth0|-pc2-)
> If this is the case, it shouldn't be too hard to replicate what I did.
> Good luck, hope it helps!
> /Folks who try to impose analog rules on digital content will find
> themselves on the wrong side of the tidal wave./ -Mark Shuttleworth
> /What together we can do for the freedom of man./ -JFK
> debiani386 wrote:
>> hi everyone
>> i have 2 ubuntu computers hooked in via crossover cable and i have 1
>> wireless cable.
>> What i want to do is temporarily set up internet connection sharing on 1
>> computer so i dont have to swap my wireless between my 2 computers.
>> ive googled and gone through several tutorials with no avail. even tried
>> internet connection sharing via firestarter and it didnt work
>> is it possible to set up internet connection sharing with a p2p network
>> like this and of so, how?
It worked! Thank you so much for your help. btw, for those who have just
recieved this message, i meant to say wireless adapter and not wireless
Thank you all
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