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Old 06-07-2007, 11:44 PM   #1
rockarolla
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connect ethernet to DSL modem


Hi,

I was trying to connect my 3COM ethernet card to a motorola DSL modem without success.

Can somebody give any hints?

Thanks!
 
Old 06-08-2007, 01:38 AM   #2
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Try to use the following command:

route add default gw 192.168.0.1 (or whatever is your router/modem IP).


or just try to configure it all with:

pppoe-setup
 
Old 06-09-2007, 10:21 AM   #3
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I can't really get the modem IP.

I've been using a linksys router to manage my network, but now I would like to set my Linux machine as a router and dhcp server because the linksys router isn't working satisfactory.

Anyway I've got some ip addresses I might try out and see if I can do something. I got them with the route command but they ain't look like a type C IP address

222.165.112.1 as a gateway.
 
  


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