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[SLUG] Re: Telstra ADSL bridge mode on Linux


On Mon, Jul 11, 2005 at 02:01:23PM +1000, Peter Rundle wrote:
> I am trying to get the same setup out of Telstra (don't ask why) at a 
> third site. Their Account rep assured me that the modem could work in 
> bridge mode (as per the other vendors) but it turns out that doesn't 
> appear to be true.

The *complete* sentence they meant to say was "the modem could work in
bridge mode as long as the PPPoE software is running on the host".

> Is there any point in persuing this or should I try and work on ditching 
> Telstra for one of the other vendors?

Run, don't walk, away from Telstra.

- Matt

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