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 From:  "Quark IT - Hilton Travis" <hilton at quarkit dot com dot au>
 To:  <m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall-dev] PPPoE
 Date:  Tue, 27 Jul 2004 09:30:43 +1000
Hi Manuel,

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Manuel Kasper [mailto:mk at neon1 dot net] 
> Sent: Sunday, 25 July 2004 10:00
> To: Quark IT - Hilton Travis
> Cc: m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> Subject: Re: [m0n0wall-dev] PPPoE
> 
> On 24.07.2004 08:14 +1000, Quark IT - Hilton Travis wrote:
> 
> > Now, would it even be possible to have the m0n0wall provide 
> > the PPPoA connection?  I don't think so, but it is worth 
> > asking.  If this is not possible, then is it possible to 
> > have a few more options in the PPPoE section, such as 
> > Encapsulation and Modulation.
> 
> No, it's not possible (unless you have an ATM connection on 
> your m0n0wall ;). Some ADSL "modems" provide a PPTP frontend 
> to the PPPoA connection, and in that case you can just use 
> the PPTP client on WAN.
> Encapsulation and "modulation" (?) are things that need to be 
> configured on the ADSL modem itself.

Yes, I thought that this was the case, but if I didn't ask...

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Regards,

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