[ILUG-BOM] Broadband connections

Raj Mathur raju at linux-delhi.org
Thu May 7 08:41:13 IST 2009


On Wednesday 06 May 2009, Arindam Ghosh wrote:
> As for GUI, you can just use 'Auto eth0' of NetworkManager. I mean
> considering the modems can connect to ISP, the dhcp thing from
> dsl/adsl modem can be easily handled by NetworkManager. Swap the
> modem, connect the lan cable to computer and it'll be automatically
> connected to internet by NetworkManager.

What you're saying works if you're routing through the modems.  However 
I don't think that's going to work here, since the OP needs to put the 
modem(s) into bridge mode and run PPPoE on his Linux box to make a 
connection to each ISP.

Regards,

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