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 From:  "Jesse D. Guardiani" <jesse at wingnet dot net>
 To:  Henning Wangerin <post+041008 at henning dot wangerin dot dk>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Re: Re: Multiple PPPoE sessions to ISP
 Date:  Mon, 22 Nov 2004 09:20:39 -0500
Henning Wangerin wrote:
> On Mon, 2004-11-22 at 07:27, Jesse Guardiani wrote:
> 
>>Henning Wangerin wrote:
>>
>>One thing I learned during my quest to get m0n0wall set up with a fully
>>functional DMZ is that PPPoE is not capable of specifying a netmask. So
> 
> 
> Correct. PPPoE "delivers" a single IP, so that will be a /32 adress.
> 
> 
>>you will never want to bridge with a PPPoE WAN interface because PPPoE
>>is only capable of assigning one static IP. 
> 
> 
> I'm not looking for bridging. I requesting the possibility to create
> multible PPPoE conenctions/sessions to the same box, to get multible IPs
> assigned (on multiple interfaces if that would solve the problem)
> 
> 
>>If you need a subnet routed,
>>then that's OK, and it works, but you won't ever see anything other than a
>>255.255.255.255 netmask on your PPPoE interface.
> 
> 
> I don't have a routed subnet. Just three separate PPPoE logins to my
> ISP. This setup is very common here in Denmark, if you need multiple IPs

Ah. Well, nevermind then. WingNET usually routes a subnet if a customer needs
multiple IPs. I'd be interested to hear about any resolutions you can find
to your problem.


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Jesse Guardiani, Systems Administrator
WingNET Internet Services,
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