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Fake AP with netmask /16


myn
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Hi,

I want to activate my lab test FAKE AP, but I have a trouble:

My defaul network and my firewall have subnet 172.16.1.0 with netmask 255.255.0.0

I need to setup fake AP and dhcpd.conf on subnet 172.16.70.0 with netmask 255.255.0.0

but when try to start dhcp I have an error

Someone can help me?

Please...

TIA

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Well, obviously. If you place the mask over the IP then both networks end up as 172.16.0.0 so you should either accept that you don't get a /16 or have one of the two use a different subnet.

Easiest is to use 10.1.0.0 / 255.255.0.0 for the one and 10.2.0.0 / 255.255.0.0 for the other.

If you really must stay within 172.16 you can't have both networks as /16 but /15 is possible. For that you should configure things as 172.16.1.0 / 255.255.128.0 for the one and 172.16.129.0 / 255.255.128.0

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