set up mac mini server as a wireless to ethernet bridge

  • disable sleep

    • system preferences → screensaver

    • system preferences → power management

  • system preferences → bluetooth: → Advanced…:

    • disable "Open Bluetooth Setup Assistant at startup when no input device is present."

  • System Admin:

    • enable firewall:

      • external interface:

        • minimal number of ports open

      • internal interface:

        • allow all traffic

    • enable NAT:

      • enable ip forwarding and nat

      • set external interface

      • leave "enable NAT port mapping protocol" enabled.

        • haven’t tested…