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 From:  "Frans King" <kingf at f333 dot net>
 To:  "'Jordan Elver'" <jordan dot elver at dsl dot pipex dot com>
 Cc:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] Trouble connecting ADSL
 Date:  Mon, 5 Apr 2004 08:19:36 +0100
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jordan Elver [mailto:jordan dot elver at dsl dot pipex dot com]
> Sent: 05 April 2004 00:44
> To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> Cc: Manuel Kasper
> Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Trouble connecting ADSL
> 
> > > This indicates that the PPPoE client cannot get any reply from the
> > > remote server. Possible reasons: misconfigured DSL modem, DSL line
> > > down...
> >
> > Well, it's not the line, so it must be a modem problem of some sort.
> 
> Right, I have now tried out the modem properly and I found that my ISP
> uses
> PPPoA. I don't know why I was convinced it was PPPoE! Anyway, how can I
> connect using PPPoA? I don't see a section for that in the web gui. Is
> PPPoA
> supported?
> 
> Thanks,
> Jord
> 
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Set the modem to pppoa and then set m0n0wall to use DHCP. The modem should
act as a bridge and push the IP address back to m0n0wall. That's how mine
works (D-Link 300G+).

Regards,

Frans