I need some advise on my wi-fi setup, as Im getting nowhere atm.
I recently purchased 2 belkin usb 54g adapters, one for the car and one for the home pc.
My aim is to share files between pc's and access the internet through my home network. As well as accessing wifi hotspots around town when Im on the move..
I've tried setting up an ad-hoc network, with dhcp setup, which I can share files, but not access the internet. My home pc's NIC is setup with static IP 192.168.0.2, my linux box's (gateway) NIC is setup with static IP 192.168.0.1.
I can't seem to work out how to share the internet from my linux box to my home pc then onto my wi-fi network. My linux box is setup with iptables to internet share to 126.96.36.199/24, so everything is on the same subnet. For windows to enable internet sharing it wants to change my home pc's NIC to IP 192.168.0.1 which is not possible. I've also tried bridging my home pc's NIC & wi-fi adapters without success. Setting static Ip's on my home pc and carpc, doest help either. Can anyone tell me what I'm doing wrong?