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 From:  Harbert Reilink <harbert at orangebox dot com dot br>
 To:  Christian Decker <decker dot christian at gmail dot com>, M0n0wall User List <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Loadbalancing Multiple DSL Lines
 Date:  Fri, 30 Apr 2010 11:18:07 -0300
On Fri, 30 Apr 2010 14:07:36 +0200, 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
> loadbalance multiple DSL Lines (or even a DSL Line with a cablemodem
> behind a single m0n0wall instance running on an Alix board?
> The problem is that my users need quite some bandwidth, which can only
> 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
> 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
> (Mail, HTTP, DNS, ...) to the outside world.
> So services use the DSL line, users use the cable line if available, DSL
> otherwise.
> Is there a way to do that?
> Regards,
> Chris

pfSense is the way to go for that one!
Like m0n0, a great firewall, but with a different focus.
I use both for my clients, depending on their needs.


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