I'll see what I can do.  Basically, needs to have a kernel with PPP and IPTABLES support turned on, then TARGETS of pppd and iptables added, then a couple scripts added in /etc as per my post.


On Sep 7, 2005, at 12:05 PM, Daniel Morrigan wrote:

Craig would you be willing to post the rom image for the tivostix for us?

On 9/7/05, Craig Hughes <craig@gumstix.com > wrote:
On Sep 6, 2005, at 10:18 PM, Tim Auton wrote:

> On 6 Sep 2005, at 23:30, Steve Folta wrote:
>> I wrote:
>>> It arrived Friday...
>> Oops, I didn't mean to send that to the whole list!  Sorry guys.
>> But while I'm here... has anyone managed to set up a Mac OSX
>> system as a
>> Bluetooth router/NAP/whatever?
> I had a go at getting my iBook to do it, but never quite got it
> working. OS X seems to have zero support for "proper" Bluetooth PAN
> networking, so it'll have to be PPP over rfcomm. The rfcomm bit is
> easy (Bluetooth Serial Utility), but I've got a Linux box running
> as a NAP so I never put much effort into learning how to make OS X
> do the ppp bit and bridge it to the rest of my network.

I've done rfcomm to a Mac from a gumstix, and PPP from a Tivo to a
gumstix over wired serial -- should just be a matter of combining the
two techniques.  For the how-to-do-pppd part, you can see my tivo
entry at http://www.hughes-family.org/wordpress


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