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 From:  Sterling Windmill <sterling dot windmill at custdata dot com>
 To:  Christian Decker <decker dot christian at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Loadbalancing Multiple DSL Lines
 Date:  Fri, 30 Apr 2010 09:00:55 -0400
You would probably be better served by pfSense for this application.

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On Apr 30, 2010, at 8:07 AM, Christian Decker <decker dot christian at gmail dot com 
 > wrote:

> Hi all,
> I'm pretty sure this won't work but I have to ask anyway. Is there a  
> way to
> loadbalance multiple DSL Lines (or even a DSL Line with a cablemodem  
> Line)
> behind a single m0n0wall instance running on an Alix board?
> The problem is that my users need quite some bandwidth, which can  
> only be
> satisfied by a cable connection, but I hate that cable provider since
> instead of the 99.9% uptime guaranteed, they had a rhough 3 weeks  
> downtime
> last year, therefore the DSL as backup line.
> Even more importantly: the cable provider does not allow static IP
> assignments which is critical for us since we have to provide some  
> services
> (Mail, HTTP, DNS, ...) to the outside world.
> So services use the DSL line, users use the cable line if available,  
> otherwise.
> Is there a way to do that?
> Regards,
> Chris