[Rack] request for an rj45 connection to a NB LAN

Jonathan Lassoff jof at thejof.com
Sat Aug 7 00:37:59 UTC 2010

On Fri, Aug 6, 2010 at 5:34 PM, jim <jim at well.com> wrote:
>   our topology: linksys set to serving
> ; two 1U boxes with static IPs
> 192.168.173.{20,44} ; two switches in the turing
> classroom that let computers in turing join the
> LAN.
>   we want to connect the linksys uplink to
> and have it get a dhcp assigned address on the
> LAN and thereby give each of the 1U boxes
> access to the internet so's to download packages (rpms
> for one box and dpkgs for the other).
>   the purpose of the linksys and its ip address (and
> 1U boxes) is to provide an isolated LAN that lets
> people who want to learn linux sys adm stuff make
> mistakes without screwing the NB LAN.

Ah, ok. That makes much more sense.
Hook up the WAN port on the Linksys to any free port.

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