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Setting Up a Wi-Fi Hotspot Using m0n0wall

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Need to set up a Wi-Fi hotspot that requires your patrons to authenticate? Sounds too expensive? On the contrary. Kulvir Singh Bhogal shows you how to set up the hotspot on the dirt-cheap.

Preparing the m0n0wall Computer

To prepare your computer for using m0n0wall:

  1. Go into your CMOS setup and set your machine to boot up off the CD-ROM drive. The boot-up sequence should be set by placing the CD-ROM higher than your floppy drive.
  2. Insert the m0n0wall CD that you burned earlier into the CD-ROM drive and place the floppy disk in the floppy drive.
  3. Turn on your computer and watch m0n0wall start up.
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