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Re: Wondering about doing something strange with networking

Alan Chandler wrote at 2009-10-27 02:58 -0500:
> What I am less certain about is how I can cater for Wireless clients 
> coming in over the WAP, who do really need dhcp allocated addresses.  My 
> guess is that they would be requesting leases via some broadcasting 
> mechanism, and that there is no way for the ethernet switch to prevent 
> them going to the cable modem (and thence to my isp) and the dhcp server 
> at my isp responding.

Could this be solved by using a dhcp server (or forwarder to plug computer 
server) on the wireless AP?

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