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Re: [SLUG] WinPoET / PPoE and DSL advice
- To: Michael Kraus <belfry@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] WinPoET / PPoE and DSL advice
- From: Rev Simon Rumble <simon@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 8 May 2003 13:16:47 +0100
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
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On Thu 08 May, Michael Kraus bloviated thus:
> They recommend/approve a number of DSL modems -
Go with a modem with an ethernet port. You don't need fancy firewall
or NAT features. Ethernet is future-proofed and requires no special
> They also state that you require WinPoET software to connect to their
> services. After a tad bit of googling I've discovered that WinPoET is PPP
> over Ethernet software.
The modem should do this internally.
Perhaps you should use a more Linux-friendly provider?
Rev Simon Rumble <simon@xxxxxxxxxx>
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