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Re: [SLUG] ADSL setup??


http://www.linux-usb.org/SpeedTouch/howto.html

this page has the goods.
I am going to set one up on Debian woody next week sometime - I will write
up a howto that is specific for debian from the above one, if it works....


dave

----- Original Message -----
From: "Adam Hewitt" <adam.hewitt@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: "moise lim" <hyspeed@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: "SLUG" <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, April 30, 2003 8:45 AM
Subject: Re: [SLUG] ADSL setup??


> If you are talking about the green usb adsl modem, I think you will find
> that it requires PPPoA (PPP over ATM). Im not sure how to go about
> setting it up, but if you didn't know that already it might put you on
> the right track.
>
> Adam.
>
> On Wed, 2003-04-30 at 01:12, moise lim wrote:
> > On Tuesday 29 April 2003 02:17 pm, Jonathan Kelly wrote:
> > > Hi there,
> > > I'm considering ADSL, but I'm not sure I've got a handle on all the
bits
> > > regarding setting up. Does anyone know a good reference or howto that
> >
> > whoever u conenct with ...get an ethernet adsl... usb adsl modems do not
seem
> > very easy to install ... i have been struggling with a usb adsl modem
from
> > telstra now for a while and i m still getting nowhere with it ...
> >
> > i've tried rh8, rh9, mdk 9, mdk 9.1 and smoothwall with no success so
far ..
> >
> > but then .. maybe i m just doing everything in the wrong order ...
> >
> > might check out debian 3 .. the "book" doesn't specifically say that
debian
> > will work with a usb adsl modem ... but then ... maybe it does and i
haven't
> > found the section yet :)))
> >
> > hope u find this helpful ....
> >
> > m
>
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