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My Windows 7 laptop connects to the network via WIFI. I also have a wired connection to my Linux box. Can I configure the laptop so that traffic from the Linux box is routed through the wired connection on the laptop to it's WIFI connection?

TY, Fred

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migrated from Dec 13 '10 at 15:39

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Hi Fred, This question might be better suited for – JakeRobinson Dec 12 '10 at 23:21

Yes you can create a network bridge between both network connections.

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Make sure you select both connections by holding down the control key and clicking on them. Depending on your network adapter, you may also have to use a crossover cable between your Linux box and Windows PC for connectivity.


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Thanks, just what I was looking for. – fred basset Dec 13 '10 at 3:39

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